logger

noun
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 But some lumberyards are less scrupulous than others, and a logger can easily furnish a permit from one location when the wood has been sourced from another. Lauren Markham, Harper’s Magazine , 20 July 2022 Preston Leslie is the logger Garrett hired to remove the small trees in the forests downhill of Mariposa Grove. Kyle Dickman, Outside Online, 13 July 2022 The logger’s home was intact but had been without power for more than two weeks. Karin Brulliard, Anchorage Daily News, 18 May 2022 The interior gets a new digital display screen with a data logger, and buyers will be able to choose between having four seats or substituting the rear ones for a half roll cage. Mike Duff, Car and Driver, 21 June 2022 The logger’s home was intact but had been without power for more than two weeks. Karin Brulliard, Anchorage Daily News, 18 May 2022 The logger’s home was intact but had been without power for more than two weeks. Karin Brulliard, Washington Post, 17 May 2022 The 5-foot-9 Ward then did some amateur boxing, was a logger and lumberjack in Alaska and landed parts in early plays written by his future Right Stuff co-star, Sam Shepard, in San Francisco. Mike Barnes, The Hollywood Reporter, 13 May 2022 In 1944, department store founder William E. Roberts acquired the property and later sold it to Stewart Holbrook, a logger turned writer of Pacific Northwest lore and history. oregonlive, 22 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of logger

1732, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

17 Aug 2022

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“Logger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/logger. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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