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Definition of Yule log

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large log of wood (in the past burned in a fireplace at Christmas)
Yule log Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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yule log
n : large log traditionally burned at christmas [syn: yule log]



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Noun
1. large log traditionally burned at Christmas
(hypernym) backlog, log
Yule log Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
Dream Dictionary
To dream of a yule log, foretells that your joyous anticipations will be realized by your attendance at great festivities.
  
Ten Thousand Dreams Interpreted, or "What's in a dream": a scientific and practical exposition; By Gustavus Hindman, 1910. For the open domain e-text see: Guttenberg Project
Yule log Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
The Yule log, Yule clog, or Christmas block is a specially selected log burnt on a hearth as a Christmas tradition in a number of countries in Europe. The origin of the folk custom is unclear. Numerous scholars have observed that, like other traditions associated with Yule (such as the Yule boar), the custom may ultimately derive from Germanic paganism.

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Yule log Definition from Religion & Spirituality Dictionaries & Glossaries
Book of Shadows
The traditional log burned at Christmas ceremonies which most likely came from a pagan tradition for Yule celebration.