Noun: loading low-ding
Verb: load lowd
- Weight to be borne or conveyed
- load, burden
- A quantity that can be processed or transported at one time
- The ratio of the gross weight of an aeroplane to some factor determining its lift
- Goods carried by a large vehicle
- cargo, lading, freight, load, payload, shipment, consignment
- The labour of putting a load of something on or in a vehicle or ship or container etc.
"the loading took 2 hours"
- Fill or place a load on
"load the truck with hay"; "load a car";
- lade [archaic], laden, load up
- Provide (a device) with something necessary
"He loaded his gun carefully"; "load the camera";
- (computing) transfer from a storage device to a computer's memory
- Put (something) on a structure or conveyance
"load the bags onto the trucks"
- Corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance; often by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones
- adulterate, stretch, dilute, debase
Derived forms: loadings
Type of: corrupt, fill, fill up, handling, indefinite quantity, lay, make full, merchandise, place, pose, position, product, put, ratio, set, spoil, transfer, ware, weight
Encyclopedia: Loading Load