logged

adjective
\ ˈlȯgd How to pronounce logged (audio) , ˈlägd \

Definition of logged

2 : sodden especially with water

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Examples of logged in a Sentence

usually the driftwood is so logged with water that it needs an extended drying period before it can be used by the artist
Recent Examples on the Web Most will likely use their time to apply for asylum, a lengthy, back-logged process that allows for work authorization and Social Security cards during an adjudication process that can drag on for years. Paul Bedard, Washington Examiner, "Border crossers get 1 year ‘renewable’ amnesty, Social Security card," 31 Mar. 2021 Stoner said mistrials delay an already back-logged list of cases that need a jury trial, which means taxpayers are paying more money to keep defendants in jail. Johnny Magdaleno, The Indianapolis Star, "In-person jury trials are back in Marion County, but guess who isn't? The jurors," 22 Mar. 2021 In a four-year study of forest plots in Argentina, Cockle found 17 bird cavity nests in unlogged forests but only one in logged forests. Yao-hua Law, The Atlantic, "Helmeted Hornbills Are Very Picky About Their Nests," 16 Dec. 2020 Meanwhile, the destruction and chaos from the wildfires that have accelerated in logged territory continues to mount. Christopher Ketcham, The New Republic, "Has the Forest Service Been Making Wildfires Worse?," 23 Oct. 2020 The company is also building more support for outside subscriptions into the product, including an account-linking feature that allows subscribers to stay logged in to their news accounts while reading articles on Facebook. Daisuke Wakabayashi, New York Times, "Facebook Could Block Sharing of News Stories in Australia," 31 Aug. 2020 Over that 6-month span, during 107 hours of logged observations, the scientists documented the troop members’ minute-by-minute locations and activities like feeding, resting and bickering. Bridget Alex, Smithsonian Magazine, "Monkeys’ Attraction to Burned Grasslands May Offer Clues to Human Ancestors’ Mastery of Fire," 10 Aug. 2020

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First Known Use of logged

circa 1820, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of logged was circa 1820

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6 Apr 2021

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“Logged.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/logged. Accessed 8 May. 2021.

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