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BUCKSKIN LOG [1 record]

Record 1 2003-05-14


Subject field(s)
  • Forestry Operations

[A] log without bark [with a polished weathered surface], and usually hard enough that loggers' calk boots will not dig into them.


Loggers must be careful lest they slip when stepping on a buckskin log.


  • Exploitation forestière

Section d'arbre abattu non revêtue de son écorce dont la surface, polie et durcie par les années, offre peu de prise sur les bottes des ouvriers forestiers.


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