Definition of taffrail log
: a log that is mounted on the taffrail of a ship and consists of a rotator, log line, and recording device — compare harpoon log
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
- More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up taffrail log? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).