workload

[wurk-lohd]
noun
the amount of work that a machine, employee, or group of employees can be or is expected to perform.
Also, work load.


Origin:
1940–45; work + load

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workload (ˈwɜːkˌləʊd)
 
n
the amount of work to be done, esp in a specified period by a person, machine, etc

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And the heavy workload it could be foreseen to involve would be purely voluntary.
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