Logroll meaning

lôg'rōl', lŏg'-
To work toward the passage of (legislation) by logrolling.
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To engage in political logrolling.
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To birl.
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To take part in logrolling.
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To get passage of (a bill) by logrolling.
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(intransitive) To exchange political favours.
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To combine legislative items, either or both of which might fail on its own, into a single bill that is more likely to pass.

Republicans defeated Democratic efforts to logroll hate crimes legislation into the defense appropriations bill.

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To roll a log in a body of water, while balancing on it; to birl.
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To move like rolling logs.
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To safely move (a body) in an emergency (medical) situation, tilting them up, then laying them on a transport surface.
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(emergency medicine) A method of moving a patient, rolling up them on their side, and later onto a transport method such as a tarp, spineboard, or stretcher.
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Origin of logroll

  • Back-formation from logrolling.
    From Wiktionary