Meaning of LOGGING in English


/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, Amer.; LOG 1 + -ING 1 ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .