log cabin


log cabin
small cottage made from wooden logs

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Log cabin — Log Log, n. [Icel. l[=a]g a felled tree, log; akin to E. lie. See {Lie} to lie prostrate.] 1. A bulky piece of wood which has not been shaped by hewing or sawing. [1913 Webster] 2. [Prob. the same word as in sense 1; cf. LG. log, lock, Dan. log,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Log Cabin — Log Cabin, TX U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 733 Housing Units (2000): 548 Land area (2000): 1.060343 sq. miles (2.746275 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.060343 sq. miles (2.746275 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Log Cabin, TX — U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 733 Housing Units (2000): 548 Land area (2000): 1.060343 sq. miles (2.746275 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.060343 sq. miles (2.746275 sq. km) FIPS code:… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • log cabin — n a small house made of ↑logs …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • log cabin — noun count a small simple house made of LOGS in the countryside or in the mountains …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Log cabin — For other uses, see Log cabin (disambiguation). Log cabins in the open air Norwegian Museum of Cultural History in Bygdøy, Oslo …   Wikipedia

  • Log Cabin — Familie vor ihrer Log Cabin, Minnesota 1890 Nachbau einer Log C …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • log cabin — n a small, simple house made of logs laid horizontally and joined without nails at the corners. These were common in the frontier parts of America (= at the extreme limits of settled land) from the 17th century. President Abraham Lincoln was born …   Universalium

  • log cabin — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms log cabin : singular log cabin plural log cabins a small simple house made of logs in the countryside or in the mountains …   English dictionary

  • log cabin — noun a cabin built with logs (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑cabin …   Useful english dictionary

  • log cabin — /lɒg ˈkæbən/ (say log k2buhn) noun Originally US a small hut built from horizontally laid logs of wood, whole or split, sometimes supported by a log frame. {US English (1790s) …   Australian English dictionary


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