noun Railroads.
the cargo or passenger capacity of a train.
a specified minimum number of loaded cars or tons of cargo necessary to secure a special rate (train·load rate)

1880–85; train + load Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To trainload
Example sentences
So instead the plant is literally going away, at a rate of about a trainload a week.
Heretofore trainload after trainload of potatoes have been shipped into the hills, but this year the reverse will be the case.
Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature