Logging
Log Log, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Logged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Logging}.] 1. (Naut.), To enter in a ship's log book; as, to log the miles run. --J. F. Cooper. [1913 Webster]

2. To record any event in a logbook, especially an event relating to the operation of a machine or device. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • logging — logging; pre·logging; …   English syllables

  • Logging — Log ging, n. The business of felling trees, cutting them into logs, and transporting the logs to sawmills or to market. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • logging — ☆ logging [lôg′iŋ ] n. the occupation of cutting down trees, cutting them into logs, and transporting the logs to a sawmill …   English World dictionary

  • logging — /law ging, log ing/, n. 1. the process, work, or business of cutting down trees and transporting the logs to sawmills. 2. Naut. a deduction from the pay of a sailor, made as a fine or forfeit and recorded in the logbook of the ship. [1700 10,… …   Universalium

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  • logging — {{11}}logging (n.1) act of felling timber, 1706, verbal noun from LOG (Cf. log) (v.1). {{12}}logging (n.2) act of recording in a log, 1941, verbal noun from LOG (Cf. log) (v.2) …   Etymology dictionary

  • logging — [[t]lɒ̱gɪŋ, AM lɔ͟ːg [/t]] N UNCOUNT: oft N n Logging is the activity of cutting down trees in order to sell the wood. Logging companies would have to leave a central area of the forest before the end of the year …   English dictionary

  • logging — log [1] ► NOUN 1) a part of the trunk or a large branch of a tree that has fallen or been cut off. 2) (also logbook) an official record of events during the voyage of a ship or aircraft. 3) an apparatus for determining the speed of a ship,… …   English terms dictionary

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