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Load

Meanings and phrases

load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. weight to be borne or conveyed; loading; burden
  2. a quantity that can be processed or transported at one time; loading
  3. goods carried by a large vehicle; cargo; lading; freight; loading; payload; shipment; consignment
  4. an onerous or difficult concern; burden; encumbrance; incumbrance; onus
  5. an amount of alcohol sufficient to intoxicate
  6. the power output of a generator or power plant
  7. electrical device to which electrical power is delivered
  8. a deposit of valuable ore occurring within definite boundaries separating it from surrounding rocks; lode
  9. the front part of a guided missile or rocket or torpedo that carries the nuclear or explosive charge or the chemical or biological agents; warhead; payload

load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. fill or place a load on; lade; laden; load up
  2. provide (a device) with something necessary; charge
  3. transfer from a storage device to a computer's memory
  4. put (something) on a structure or conveyance
  5. corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance; often by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones; adulterate; stretch; dilute; debase

case load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the number of cases handled in a given period of time (as by a court or agency)

dead load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a constant load on a structure (e.g. a bridge) due to the weight of the supported structure itself

get a load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. look at with attention; take a look; have a look

live load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a variable load on a structure (e.g. a bridge) such as moving traffic; superload

load down

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. load with a pack; pack

load factor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (aeronautics) the ratio of an external load to the weight of the aircraft (measured in g)
E.g.
  • India has an estimated total hydroelectric power potential of 84 GW (at 60% load factor).
  • In 2014-15, the plant load factor (PLF) of coal-fired thermal power stations was only 64.46%.
  • India's potential for hydro power has been assessed to be about 125,570 MW at 60% load factor.

load line

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. waterlines to show the level the water should reach when the ship is properly loaded; Plimsoll line; Plimsoll mark; Plimsoll

load up

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. fill or place a load on; load; lade; laden

work load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. work that a person is expected to do in a specified time; workload

full load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They displaced normally and up to at full load.
  • The LST had a displacement of when light and at full load.
  • Displacement was standard, and full load.

deep load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They displaced at standard load and at deep load.
  • The ships displaced at standard and at deep load.
  • They displaced at normal load, and at deep load.

standard load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She displaced at standard load and at normal load.
  • They displaced at standard load and at deep load.
  • The ships displaced at standard load and at deep load.

axle load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The axle load of this locomotive was about 10 t (see first photo).
  • The line is laid with 30kg/m rail with an axle load of 15.75 tonnes.
  • The light axle load of the W class, 9.5t, gave it availability across the entire WAGR Network.

useful load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Equipment was also simplified and lightened to increase useful load, e.g.
  • The main goal was to create an agricultural aircraft with increased useful load.
  • It was also too heavy (2155 kg instead of 1715 kg) and had too small useful load.

bomb load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The bomb load was carried in an internal bay.
  • The torpedo or bomb load was accommodated in an internal bomb bay.
  • Nevertheless, Dorehill continued on to the target and delivered his bomb load.

load balancing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Cloudify adjusts server usage according to demand using load balancing middleware.
  • The service also performs automated load balancing across the virtual servers in the cloud.
  • A flow on its path through the network may be divided between "parallel" links, in a load balancing scheme.

heavy load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The original WAG-9 had some wheel slippage incidents while hauling heavy load.
  • Massive columns have the ability to increase in carrying strength over long time periods (even during periods of heavy load).
  • Dynamic rope is used to belay climbers, and is designed to stretch under a heavy load to absorb the shock of a fallen climber.

load capacity

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The yard has six cranes, with a total load capacity of 60 tonnes.
  • They are more durable, but usually heavier for the same load capacity.
  • The stage floor itself had five elevator lifts, each with a load capacity.

load bearing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Most likely they are load bearing masonry.
  • Adobe walls are load bearing, i.e.
  • The load bearing walls on the first and second floors are brick with a plaster finish.

load the bases

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Then, Tommy Byrne singled to load the bases for Bill Skowron.
  • He then walked Ruth and Meusel in succession to load the bases for Gehrig.
  • Lackey walked Holliday to load the bases before he was relieved by Junichi Tazawa.

fuel load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A single design emerged that differed mainly in fuel load.
  • Two more SPS burns followed, lightening the SM's fuel load.
  • It also forms a heavy fuel load, increasing the likelihood of fire.

maximum load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It had a maximum load rating of about 24 metric tons.
  • The IX could carry a maximum load of of bombs.
  • On this route they were rated with a maximum load of .

normal load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She displaced at standard load and at normal load.
  • "Isis" had a displacement of when at normal load.
  • "Dido" had a displacement of when at normal load.

viral load

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Nevirapine in triple combination therapy has been shown to suppress viral load effectively when used as initial antiretroviral therapy ("i.e.
  • In the first case, it was used to describe an anonymous person from Berlin, Germany, who has exhibited prolonged "post-treatment control" of HIV viral load after HIV treatments were interrupted.
  • Vaccination against meningococcus does not decrease CD4 T cell counts or increase viral load in HIV-infected individuals and there has been no evidence that the vaccines adversely affect survival.

load times

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This had the side effect of contributing to the game's constant load times.
  • The game takes place on a rather large, nonlinear island, with no load times in between sections.
  • Reviewers criticized "Chronicles" for its lengthy load times and an absence of new in-game features.

load and unload

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A special vehicle or crane is used to load and unload them.
  • One can also load and unload parcels programmatically from the application.
  • Several cranes are used to load and unload cargo, mostly wood, onto lorries or trains.
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