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Term: Over-run (logging)

Definition:

The difference between the log scale of a quantity of timber and the lumber scale of sawed material cut therefrom, usually expressed as percent. View more information about logging elsewhere at wisconsinhistory.org

View pictures relating to logging at Wisconsin Historical Images.

[Source: Sorden, L.G. and Isabel J. Ebert. Logger's Words of Yesteryears. (Madison, 1956)]
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