Log-ship
Log-ship Log"-ship, n. (Naut.) A part of the log. See {Log-chip}, and 2d {Log}, n., 2. [1913 Webster]

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  • log-ship — Log chip Log chip , n. (Naut.) A thin, flat piece of board in the form of a quadrant of a circle attached to the log line; called also {log ship}. See 2d {Log}, n., 2. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • log ship — variant of log chip * * * Naut. See log chip. Also, logship. [1835 45] * * * log ship, = log chip. (Cf. ↑log chip) …   Useful english dictionary

  • log ship — Naut. See log chip. Also, logship. [1835 45] * * * …   Universalium

  • Log-chip — n. (Naut.) A thin, flat piece of board in the form of a quadrant of a circle attached to the log line; called also {log ship}. See 2d {Log}, n., 2. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • log chip — noun also log ship : a thin flat usually triangular piece of wood that is typically like a quadrant of a circle and that usually has a radius of 5 or 6 inches and is loaded with lead on the arc so as to float point up and that is attached to a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ship gun fire-control system — Mk 37 Director c1944 with Mk 12 (rectangular antenna) and Mk 22 orange peel Ship gun fire control systems (GFCS) enable remote and automatic targeting of guns against ships, aircraft, and shore targets, with or without the aid of radar or optical …   Wikipedia

  • log chip — Naut. the wooden chip of a chip log, for holding the end of the log line. Also, logchip. Also called log ship, logship. [1840 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • log chip — /ˈlɒg tʃɪp/ (say log chip) noun See log (def. 3b). Also, log ship …   Australian English dictionary

  • Log — Log, n. [Icel. l[=a]g a felled tree, log; akin to E. lie. See {Lie} to lie prostrate.] 1. A bulky piece of wood which has not been shaped by hewing or sawing. [1913 Webster] 2. [Prob. the same word as in sense 1; cf. LG. log, lock, Dan. log, Sw.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Log board — Log Log, n. [Icel. l[=a]g a felled tree, log; akin to E. lie. See {Lie} to lie prostrate.] 1. A bulky piece of wood which has not been shaped by hewing or sawing. [1913 Webster] 2. [Prob. the same word as in sense 1; cf. LG. log, lock, Dan. log,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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