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 (lôg′bo͝ok′, lŏg′-)
1. The official record book of a ship or an aircraft.
2. A record book with periodic entries.


1. (Nautical Terms) a book containing the official record of trips made by a ship or aircraft; log
2. Brit (formerly) a document listing the registration, manufacture, ownership and previous owners, etc, of a motor vehicle. Compare registration document


(ˈlɔgˌbʊk, ˈlɒg-)

a book in which details of a trip made by a ship or aircraft are recorded; log.
[1670–80; log1 + book]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.logbook - a book in which the log is written
bell book - a logbook in which all orders concerning the main engines of a ship are recorded
record book, book, record - a compilation of the known facts regarding something or someone; "Al Smith used to say, `Let's look at the record'"; "his name is in all the record books"
سِجِل رِحْلَة الطّائِرَه أو السَّفينَه
lodní/palubní deník
seyir/uçuş jurnali


[ˈlɒgbʊk] N (Naut) → cuaderno m de bitácora, diario m de navegación (Aer) → diario m de vuelo (Aut) → documentación f (Tech) → cuaderno m de trabajo


n (Naut) → Logbuch nt; (Aviat) → Bordbuch nt; (of lorries)Fahrtenbuch nt; (Aut: = registration book) → Kraftfahrzeug- or Kfz-Brief m; (in hospitals, police stations etc) → Dienstbuch nt


[ˈlɒgˌbʊk] n (Naut, Aer) → giornale m or diario di bordo (Aut) (registration document) → libretto di circolazione; (of events, movement of goods) → registro


(log) noun
1. a thick piece of unshaped wood. The trees were sawn into logs and taken to the sawmill.
2. a logbook. The captain of the ship entered the details in the log.
verbpast tense, past participle logged
to write down or record in a logbook (especially the distance covered during a journey).
ˈlogbook noun
an official record of the journey of a ship or aeroplane. All the details of the flight were entered in the logbook.
References in classic literature ?
Have you not observed that the captain of your little vessel, on entering the roadstead, sent forward, in order to obtain permission to enter the port, a little boat bearing his logbook and the register of his voyagers?
There was a bunk at one end, a sea-chest, maps and charts, a picture of the SEA UNICORN, a line of logbooks on a shelf, all exactly as one would expect to find it in a captain's room.
He returned with a large book, one of the logbooks which formed a line upon the shelves.
I read at the inquest a description of his cabin, in which it stated that the old logbooks of his vessel were preserved in it.
10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- iHealth Lab, a leading provider of consumer-friendly mobile health devices and apps, and mySugr, a provider of digital health solutions that make daily life easier for people with diabetes, are entering into a partnership to fully integrate the mySugr Logbook diabetes app with the iHealth Wireless Gluco Smart-Monitoring System (BG5).
The Panama Marine Authority has confirmed the Transas Electronic Logbook as equivalent to the paper version for use on board the ships registered under the Panamanian Flag.
In 1889, the logbook from Albany Road School in Cardiff shows a pupil named Mary Mills received two taps on the hand with a cane for stealing clay.
Unfortunately for John, the previous owner hadn't paid off a PS2,750 logbook loan secured against the car, which meant that the logbook loan company was now entitled to cease the Mini and sell it.
Unfortunately for John, the previous owner had failed to repay a PS2,750 logbook loan which had been secured against the car.
The patient's logbook can be sent directly to their healthcare professional's smartphone/tablet or PC for immediate on-the-spot advice wherever and whenever necessary, just as easy and 'everyday' as sending a text message.
There has been correspondence in the SAMI on aspects of their use in South Africa--for example, the value of specifying the number of surgical operations in the logbook.
A RARE 19th-century Royal Naval logbook, exquisitely hand-written and illustrated by Capt JF Boxer, is expected to make PS8,000-PS12,000 when auctioned on Wednesday, October 1, in Liverpool.