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It was feisty and controversial—a Tea Party, of sorts, to the more establishment-minded log Cabin Republicans.
log line: A no-nonsense new captain at a Brooklyn police precinct forces an immature but brilliant detective to grow up.
I also reached out to a person who straddles the two communities, Gregory Angelo, executive director of the log Cabin Republicans.
Erwan thinks it would be better if all of us carried a log on our shoulders.
He took a pole, pried off the log and rolled it into the water.
Before it, on a log of wood, sat or crouched a human figure.
There were three log cabins not far from each other in the clearing.
But if we can only get hold of these log books you speak of.
That night I left my log, and took the back track for Readyville.
unshaped large piece of tree, early 14c., of unknown origin. Old Norse had lag "felled tree" (from stem of liggja "to lie"), but on phonological grounds many etymologists deny that this is the root of English log. Instead, they suggest an independent formation meant to "express the notion of something massive by a word of appropriate sound." OED compares clog (n.) in its original Middle English sense "lump of wood." Log cabin (1770) in American English has been a figure of the honest pioneer since the 1840 presidential campaign of William Henry Harrison. Falling off a log as a type of something easy to do is from 1839.
"record of observations, readings, etc.," 1842, sailor's shortening of log-book "daily record of a ship's speed, progress, etc." (1670s), from log (n.1) which is so called because a wooden float at the end of a line was cast out to measure a ship's speed. General sense by 1913.
the smallest measure for liquids used by the Hebrews (Lev. 14:10, 12, 15, 21, 24), called in the Vulgate sextarius. It is the Hebrew unit of measure of capacity, and is equal to the contents of six ordinary hen's eggs=the twelfth part of a him, or nearly a pint.