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  Words related to log

Related / Similar Words: logarithm, backlog, lumber

 

Definition:
  • measuring instrument that consists of a float that trails from a ship by a knotted line in order to measure the ship''s speed through the water;
  • a written record of events on a voyage (of a ship or plane);
  • a written record of messages sent or received; "they kept a log of all transmission by the radio station"; "an email log";
  • the exponent required to produce a given number;
  • a segment of the trunk of a tree when stripped of branches;
  • large log at the back of a hearth fire;
  • enter into a log, as on ships and planes;
  • cut lumber, as in woods and forests;

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    See Also: log up, clock up

     

    Hyponyms: harpoon log, patent log, screw log, taffrail log, common logarithm, natural logarithm, Napierian logarithm, nurse log, saw log, Yule log

     

    Part Meronyms: ship

     

    Derivational Morphology: lumber, timber, logger, logging

     

    Language Translations:
    Finnish: tukki   French: tronc  
    Hebrew: בול עץ   Icelandic: trjádrumbur  
    Italian: ciocco   Latvian: baļķis  
    Portuguese: tronco   Russian: бревно  
    Slovene: deblo   Spanish: leño  
    Swedish: stock  
     
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