logon in computer sense, as one word, by 1975, from LOG (Cf. log) (v.) + ON (Cf. on).

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  • logon — UK [ˈlɒɡɒn] / US [ˈlɔɡˌɑn] noun [uncountable] Word forms logon : singular logon plural logons computing a) [countable/uncountable] the process of performing the necessary actions to open a computer program or start using a computer system b)… …   English dictionary

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  • logon — /ˈlɒgɒn/ (say logon) noun Computers → login. Also, log on …   Australian English dictionary

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  • logon — noun a) A combination of a users identification and password used to enter a computer. b) The process of logging on. Syn: login …   Wiktionary

  • logon — analogon …   Dictionnaire des rimes

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