Meaning of “logging” in the English Dictionary

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"logging" in American English

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loggingnoun [ U ]

us /ˈlɔ·ɡɪŋ, ˈlɑɡ·ɪŋ/

an act of cutting down trees for their wood, or the industry of logging:

The rule changes will allow logging of the last old-growth trees in many of the northwest forests.

(Definition of “logging” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"logging" in Business English

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loggingnoun [ U ]


the activity of cutting down trees in order to get wood that can be sold:

a logging contract/operation/project China accounts for 30% of the wood exported from Brazil's logging operations.

(Definition of “logging” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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