the wooden chip of a chip log, for holding the end of the log line.
(nautical) the chip of a chip log
noun, Nautical. 1. .
[lawg-wey, log-] /ˈlɔgˌweɪ, ˈlɒg-/ noun 1. (def 7). /ˈlɒɡˌweɪ/ noun 1. another name for gangway (sense 4)
[lawg-woo d, log-] /ˈlɔgˌwʊd, ˈlɒg-/ noun 1. the heavy, brownish-red heartwood of a West Indian and Central American tree, Haematoxylon campechianum, of the legume family, used in dyeing. 2. the tree itself. /ˈlɒɡˌwʊd/ noun 1. a leguminous tree, Haematoxylon campechianum, of the Caribbean and Central America 2. the heavy reddish-brown wood of this tree, yielding […]
noun 1. 1 (def 10). [lawg, log] /lɔg, lɒg/ noun 1. a portion or length of the trunk or of a large limb of a felled tree. 2. something inert, heavy, or not sentient. 3. Nautical. any of various devices for determining the speed of a ship, as a or . 4. any of various […]