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Meaning of "fast-tracking" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FAST-TRACKING

fast-tracking  [ˈfɑːstˌtrækɪŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FAST-TRACKING

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Fast-Tracking is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES FAST-TRACKING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of fast-tracking in the English dictionary

The definition of fast-tracking in the dictionary is the practice of speeding up the progress of a project or person.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FAST-TRACKING


attacking
əˈtækɪŋ
backing
ˈbækɪŋ
backpacking
ˈbækpækɪŋ
backtracking
ˈbæktrækɪŋ
barebacking
ˈbeəbækɪŋ
cracking
ˈkrækɪŋ
fracking
ˈfrækɪŋ
hacking
ˈhækɪŋ
hijacking
ˈhaɪdʒækɪŋ
meatpacking
ˈmiːtpækɪŋ
nerve-wracking
ˈnɜːvˌrækɪŋ
packing
ˈpækɪŋ
racking
ˈrækɪŋ
sacking
ˈsækɪŋ
safecracking
ˈseɪfˌkrækɪŋ
smacking
ˈsmækɪŋ
stacking
ˈstækɪŋ
tracking
ˈtrækɪŋ
unpacking
ʌnˈpækɪŋ
wisecracking
ˈwaɪzkrækɪŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FAST-TRACKING

fast-acting
fast-action
fast-breeder reactor
fast-flowing
fast-food
fast-food chain
fast-food industry
fast-forward
fast-growing
fast-moving
fast-selling
fast-talk
fast-track
fast-tracker
fastback
fastball
fastballer
fasten
fastener
fastening

WORDS THAT END LIKE FAST-TRACKING

banking
blocking
checking
clicking
docking
fucking
kicking
knocking
lacking
licking
locking
mocking
overclocking
picking
rocking
shocking
stocking
sucking
trafficking
trucking
wrecking

Synonyms and antonyms of fast-tracking in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «fast-tracking» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FAST-TRACKING

Find out the translation of fast-tracking to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of fast-tracking from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «fast-tracking» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

快速跟踪
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

seguimiento rápido
570 millions of speakers

English

fast-tracking
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

तेजी से ट्रैकिंग
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تتبع سريع
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

быстро отслеживания
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

fast- tracking
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

দ্রুত খোজা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

accéléré
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Penjejakan pantas
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

fast-tracking
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

速い追跡
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

빠른 추적
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cepet-tracking
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nhanh chóng theo dõi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வேகமாக கண்காணிப்பு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जलद-ट्रॅकिंग
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

hızlı takip etme
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

fast-tracking
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

fast - tracking
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

швидко відстеження
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

fast- tracking
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

fast - tracking
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bespoediging
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Fast Track
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

rask sporing
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of fast-tracking

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FAST-TRACKING»

The term «fast-tracking» is quite widely used and occupies the 47.033 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FAST-TRACKING» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about fast-tracking

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FAST-TRACKING»

Discover the use of fast-tracking in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to fast-tracking and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Fast-Tracking Your Career: Soft Skills for Engineering and ...
The 11 core skills covered here are accompanied by more than 40 detailed guidelines on how to master those skills.
Wushow Chou, 2013
2
Fast Tracking the FAFSA: The Missing How-to Book for ...
Buy this book and take the fear out of the FAFSA!
R. J. Baumel, 2014
3
Strategies for Accelerating Cleanup at Toxic Waste Sites: ...
This book takes the next step by providing managers, project teams, and other professionals with approaches that bring techniques, regulations, strategies, and people together into one comprehensive package that works.
Scott Marshall Payne, 1997
4
Project Scheduling Handbook
Fast-tracking isn't just a type of project scheduling; it's a way of life when projects turn profitable. And fast-track (like all types of project scheduling) depends on fundamental, by-the-numbers checklist. Talk to any builder these days, and ...
Jonathan F. Hutchings, 2004
5
Advanced Project Management: A Structured Approach
... finish dates, so that there appears to be no logical way in which the project can be completed on time. This chapter will start by considering two methods (fast- tracking and crashing) for squeezing the critical path into the available timeframe.
F. L. Harrison, Dennis Lock, 2004
6
A Protocol for Fast Tracking Amendments
The advisory note covers: the fast track procedure; the types of amendment suitable for the fast track procedures; using the provisions of section 20(2) of the Act; information about other processes to remove redundant provisions."--P. [1].
‎2007
7
Accelerated Leadership Development: Fast Tracking School Leaders
The book outlines the most effective fast-track leadership initiatives and discusses ways of identifying and retaining high-potential staff in school settings.
Peter Earley, Jeff L. Jones, 2010
8
PMP Project Management Professional Exam Study Guide
That's when you'll need to employ one or both of the duration compression techniques: crashing and fast tracking. Crashing Crashing is a compression technique that looks at cost and schedule trade-offs. One of the things you might do to ...
Kim Heldman, 2011
9
Software Project Management For Dummies
Fast tracking sounds speedy because it is. Fast tracking is when you allow two activities or project phases that you'd ordinarily do sequentially to either be done in tandem or to overlap just a bit. Fast tracking increases risks. Consider this ...
Teresa Luckey, Joseph Phillips, 2011
10
Fast-track legislation: constitutional implications and ...
These case studies of fast-track legislation illustrate the concerns expressed by many of our witnesses in terms of the problems and issues that the fast-tracking of legislation raises. Of course, many of these concerns are a matter of debate ...
Great Britain: Parliament: House of Lords: Select Committee on the Constitution, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FAST-TRACKING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term fast-tracking is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Unions hit out at planned new strike laws set to be unveiled by …
Unions hit out at planned new strike laws, which the Tories will unveil “within days”. Ministers are fast-tracking the Trades Union Bill in a bid to ... «Mirror.co.uk, Jul 15»
2
US House overwhelmingly passes 21st Century Cures Act
Patient access to “breakthrough” therapies: Congress directs the FDA to continue its policy of fast-tracking approval of “breakthrough” drugs ... «MedCity News, Jul 15»
3
Drop in child diarrhoea deaths thanks to City Health measures
"Some of the measures include fast-tracking diarrhoea cases that present at our clinics and, just as critically, ongoing education and awareness ... «Health24, Jul 15»
4
Government to push through strike ban after chaotic tube halt in …
Ministers are fast-tracking a special Bill amid fears union chiefs will call for staff to walk out in anti-austerity protests. The new measures will ... «Daily Star, Jul 15»
5
New strike laws to be unveiled and unions will need 50% turnout for …
Ministers are fast-tracking the Trades Union Bill, following warnings that union leaders could call for a string of anti-austerity strikes this year. «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
6
Fast-tracking the state budget
Take away cars, credit cards and make our state's elected officials pay for all of their expenses: traveling to Harrisburg, meals and lodging. «LancasterOnline, Jul 15»
7
Boscawen hopes to improve safety after drownings in river
The town of Boscawen is fast-tracking a plan aimed at preventing any more tragedies along the Merrimack River. Related. Elegant Lake ... «WMUR Manchester, Jul 15»
8
Indian Navy fast-tracking Scorpene training programme
France's state-owned Defense Conseil International (DCI) will begin instructing Indian Navy (IN) crews in Mumbai from September, to operate ... «IHS Jane's 360, Jul 15»
9
The Eternal City and the Omnia Pass: Fast-tracking Rome
ROME — The Roman Empire may be history, but Rome is still the eternal city, a larger-than-life destination on every traveler's wish list. Will the ... «Hilton Head Island Packet, Jul 15»
10
Fast-tracking development: A Ugandan village's experience
As you climb up the winding reddish-coloured gravel road to Ruhiira - past endless dense plantations of matoke bananas - it can feel at first ... «BBC News, Jul 15»

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