log·​ger | \ ˈlȯ-gər How to pronounce logger (audio) , ˈlä- \

Definition of logger

: one engaged in logging

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Examples of logger in a Sentence

the loggers were obliged to plant as many trees as they cut down
Recent Examples on the Web If the former logger doesn’t haul the water himself, the taps run dry. Washington Post, 28 June 2021 In a twist, Riser was involved in harvesting the trees as a teenage logger in the 1970s when forests were being cleared for farmland. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 21 June 2021 Its most recent product, called Moku:Go, delivers the functionality of an oscilloscope, constant temperature controller, logic analyzer, arbitrary waveform generator, data logger, spectrum analyzer and other tasks in one device. Mike Freeman, San Diego Union-Tribune, 20 May 2021 SlothBot will transmit the information, using a local network, to an electronic device on the ground called a data logger, Egerstedt explains. Courtney Linder, Popular Mechanics, 16 May 2021 They should be required to help sustain the resources that their businesses rely on—like a logger planting trees. Noam Cohen, Wired, 16 Mar. 2021 According to an obituary posted to the Cease Family Funeral Home's website, Dudley worked as a logger. Julia Musto, Fox News, 3 Dec. 2020 Ole died in 1931, forcing his son to drop out from St. Olaf and work during the Depression as a logger, miner and rancher before serving as a tank commander in Gen. George Patton's Third Army during World War II. Curt Brown, Star Tribune, 31 Oct. 2020 The system also contains AMG-specific gauge displays and a performance data logger. Rich Ceppos, Car and Driver, 2 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of logger

1732, in the meaning defined above

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30 Jun 2021

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“Logger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/logger. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of logger

: someone whose job is to cut down trees for wood

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