Log book


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(Naut.) a book in which is entered the daily progress of a ship at sea, as indicated by the log, with notes on the weather and incidents of the voyage; the contents of the log board.
a book in which a log{4} is recorded.

See also: Log, Log

References in classic literature ?
By the kindness of the Board of Trade inspector, I have been permitted to look over the log book of the Demeter, which was in order up to within three days, but contained nothing of special interest except as to facts of missing men.
Katherine, of Rowlands Gill, Gateshead, said she was disappointed when she received the log book to find the vehicle's history.
Young passengers will be invited to give their Little Travellers Log Book to the cabin crew for signing by the captain or on some flights may even be invited to take it into the cockpit once they have landed in their destination.
The log book carried details such as the date of journey, port of embarkation, destination and the distance covered in statute miles.
The court heard entries in the new log book, which had only 21/2 pages of writing in, stopped at 2.
THE DVLA says it expects to replace virtually all of Britain's 34 million vehicle log books by the end of this year to finally thwart criminals who stole more than two million of the blank "registered keeper" forms.
On September 29, 1908, there was a more formal sea-spectacle event, with the log book recording: "The school was closed in order that the children might see the Channel Fleet on its way northward.
Personal appearance is required when signing the log book and a valid identification must be also resented.
The log book was kept from when the school opened and featured daily notes on school life from former heads.
The points which were given they were not national highways, we used to go through state highways because Limca Book of Records have given us a log book and they have given us some points and we have to touch those points.
The log book is designed to be stored with cathodic protection rectifiers for manual data logging and will withstand the ravages of time.