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Meaning of LOADING

Pronunciation:  'lowding

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the labor of loading something; "the loading took 2 hours"
  2. [n]  goods carried by a large vehicle
  3. [n]  weight to be borne or conveyed
  4. [n]  a quantity that can be processed or transported at one time; "the system broke down under excessive loads"
  5. [n]  the ratio of the gross weight of an airplane to some factor determining its lift

LOADING is a 7 letter word that starts with L.


 Synonyms: burden, cargo, consignment, freight, lading, load, load, payload, shipment
 Antonyms: unloading
 See Also: burthen, dead load, handling, indefinite quantity, live load, merchandise, millstone, overburden, overload, power loading, product, ratio, span loading, superload, trainload, wares, weight, wing loading



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Load"ing\, n.
1. The act of putting a load on or into.

2. A load; cargo; burden. --Shak.

Thesaurus Terms
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