logging logging  /ˈlɔ ɡɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a segment of the trunk of a tree when stripped of branches
  2. (n) the exponent required to produce a given number
  3. (n) a written record of messages sent or received
  4. (n) a written record of events on a voyage (of a ship or plane)
  5. (n) 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
  6. (v) enter into a log, as on ships and planes
  7. (v) cut lumber, as in woods and forests
  8. (n) the work of cutting down trees for timber

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Usage(s):

  1. A federal-court lawsuit on the Owl Creek logging, due for trial in July, may determine how seriously logging firms must take endangered-species regulations.
  2. Trusting the logging companies to deliver on their promises isn't wise, cautions Cambodia's official logging-industry monitor, Global Witness, a London advocacy group.
  3. Countless stories detail rapid deforestation, perennial fires and illegal logging.

News

  1. Logging in the Pinelands may be closer than you think

    Is Logging the Pinelands Just a Vote and Signature Away? (via NJSpotlight) By Tom Johnson The state is looking to open up logging on New Jersey’s public lands, most of which were largely acquired through Green Acres bond issues...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: NJ.com

  2. Logging plans for two Indiana forests face opposition

    Indiana officials are proposing additional logging in two state forests near Bloomington that could result in the cutting down of some 1,500 trees.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Indianapolis Star

  3. Is Logging the Pinelands Just a Vote and Signature Away?

    The state is looking to open up logging on New Jersey’s public lands, most of which were largely acquired through Green Acres bond issues and other public funds.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Philly.com

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Quotes

  1. "Illegal logging is a problem that crosses national boundaries to affect communities, companies and ecosystems alike," Blumenauer said.
    on Mar 13, 2007 By: Earl Blumenauer Source: Forbes

  2. "We are pleased to have reached an agreement with Jay," Panthers general manager Jacques Martin said in a statement. "He has played an important role on our team over the last five seasons, logging significant ice time while contributing at...
    on Jul 28, 2008 By: Jacques Martin Source: Canoe.ca

  3. "It was good (to have them in attendance)," Heatley said. "They've been on the tour logging the miles, so it will be good to see them after."
    on Jan 7, 2007 By: Dany Heatley Source: Forbes

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