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LOG-BOOK Definition & Legal Meaning

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A ship’s journal. It contains a minute account of the ship’s course, with a short history of every occurrence during the voyage. 1 Marsh. Ins. 312. The part of the log-book relating to transactions in the harbor is termed the “harbor log;” that relating to what happens at sea, the “sea log.” Young, Naut. Diet.


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