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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Journal  \Jour"nal\,  a.  [F.,  fr  L.  diurnalis  diurnal,  fr 
  diurnus  belonging  to  the  day  fr  dies  day  See  {Diurnal}.] 
  Daily;  diurnal.  [Obs.] 
 
  Whiles  from  their  journal  labors  they  did  rest. 
  --Spenser. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Journal  \Jour"nal\,  n.  [F.  journal.  See  {Journal},  a.] 
  1.  A  diary;  an  account  of  daily  transactions  and  events. 
  Specifically: 
  a  (Bookkeeping)  A  book  of  accounts,  in  which  is  entered 
  a  condensed  and  grouped  statement  of  the  daily 
  transactions. 
  b  (Naut.)  A  daily  register  of  the  ship's  course  and 
  distance,  the  winds,  weather,  incidents  of  the  voyage, 
  etc 
  c  (Legislature)  The  record  of  daily  proceedings,  kept  by 
  the  clerk. 
  d  A  newspaper  published  daily;  by  extension,  a  weekly 
  newspaper  or  any  periodical  publication,  giving  an 
  account  of  passing  events,  the  proceedings  and  memoirs 
  of  societies,  etc.;  a  periodical;  a  magazine. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  journal 
  n  1:  a  daily  written  record  of  (usually  personal)  experiences  and 
  observations  [syn:  {diary}] 
  2:  a  periodical  dedicated  to  a  particular  subject;  "he  reads 
  the  medical  journals" 
  3:  a  ledger  in  which  transactions  have  been  recorded  as  they 
  occurred  [syn:  {daybook}] 
  4:  a  record  book  as  a  physical  object 
  5:  the  part  of  the  axle  contained  by  a  bearing 




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