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[awf-lohd, of-] /ˈɔfˌloʊd, ˈɒf-/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object)
1.
to unload.
2.
to transfer (data) from a computer or other digital device to another digital device:
Fill the camera's memory card, then offload your photos to your PC.
Also, off-load.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50
Related forms
offloader, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for off-load

off-load

verb
1.
(transitive) to get rid of (something unpleasant or burdensome), as by delegation to another
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Word Origin and History for off-load
v.

"unload," 1850, from off (adv.) + load (v.). Originally S.African, on model of Dutch afladen.

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