or Web·log

[web-lawg, -log]


original term for blog.

Origin of weblog

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



the full name for blog
Derived Formsweblogger, noun
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Word Origin and History for weblog

by 1994; see blog.

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Science definitions for weblog



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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