weblog

or Web·log

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

noun

original term for blog.

Nearby words

  1. webi shebeli,
  2. webinar,
  3. webisode,
  4. webliography,
  5. weblish,
  6. webmail,
  7. webmaster,
  8. webmistress,
  9. webpage,
  10. website

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 Formsweblogger, noun

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Word Origin and History for weblog

weblog

n.

by 1994; see blog.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Science 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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