log chip

or log·chip


noun Nautical.

the wooden chip of a chip log, for holding the end of the log line.

Origin of log chip

First recorded in 1840–50
Also called log ship, logship.
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British Dictionary definitions for log chip

log chip


noun

nautical the chip of a chip log
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