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English definition of “log”

log

verb [T]     /lɒɡ/ (-gg-)
to write something down to make an official record of it: log sth in/into sth Supervisors log an employee's driver's license number into a database.log a call/claim/complaint During the first seven months of the year, the company logged 170 complaints.
to manage to do or get a particular number of something, especially a large number: The company has logged about 550 orders for new aircraft this year.
(Definition of log verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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