Rollway
Rollway Roll"way`, n. A place prepared for rolling logs into a stream. [1913 Webster]

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  • rollway — ☆ rollway [rōl′wā΄ ] n. a chute down which logs can be rolled or slid, as into a river for transportation …   English World dictionary

  • rollway — /rohl way /, n. 1. a place on which things are rolled or moved on rollers. 2. Lumbering. a. an incline for rolling or sliding logs into a stream to begin them on their journey from lumber camp to mill. b. a pile of logs in or at the side of a… …   Universalium

  • rollway — noun A place prepared for rolling logs into a stream …   Wiktionary

  • rollway — roll•way [[t]ˈroʊlˌweɪ[/t]] n. 1) a place on which things are rolled or moved on rollers 2) bui an incline for rolling or sliding logs into a stream to begin them on their journey from lumber camp to mill • Etymology: 1850–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • rollway — /ˈroʊlweɪ/ (say rohlway) noun US 1. a place on which things are rolled or moved on rollers. 2. a place where logs are rolled into a stream for transportation. 3. a pile of logs at the side of a stream awaiting transportation …   Australian English dictionary

  • rollway — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun 1. a. : a natural or prepared slope for rolling logs into a stream b. (1) : a pile of logs stored at a landing (2) : landing 2b …   Useful english dictionary

  • fly rollway — noun : a steep logging skidway on a slope …   Useful english dictionary

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