weblog

or Web·log

[ web-lawg, -log ]
/ ˈwɛbˌlɔg, -ˌlɒg /

noun

original term for blog.

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Origin of weblog

First recorded in 1995–2000; (World Wide) Web + log1
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British Dictionary definitions for weblog

weblog
/ (ˈwɛbˌlɒɡ) /

noun

the full name for blog

Derived forms of weblog

weblogger, noun
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Scientific definitions for weblog

weblog
[ wĕblôg′ ]

A website that displays in chronological order the postings by one or more individuals and usually has links to comments on specific postings.
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