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overbearing physical or mental load burden
door used to load or unload cargo cargo door
wheeled vehicle, especially used for transporting a load cart
constant load on a structure (e.g. a bridge) due to the weight of the supported structure itself dead load
station where transport vehicles load or unload passengers or goods depot , terminal , terminus
act of moving a load by drawing or pulling draft , draught , drawing
truck whose contents can be emptied without handling; the front end of the platform can be pneumatically raised so that the load is discharged by gravity dumper , dump truck , tipper , tipper lorry , tipper truck , tip truck
rope used to guide the movement of the load of a crane guide rope
connection between a vehicle and the load that it pulls hitch
part of a ship's equipment or cargo that is thrown overboard to lighten the load in a storm jetsam
handcart for moving a load of laundry laundry cart
variable load on a structure (e.g. a bridge) such as moving traffic live load , superload
(aeronautics) the ratio of an external load to the weight of the aircraft (measured in g) load factor
labor of putting a load of something on or in a vehicle or ship or container etc. loading
any load that is difficult to carry millstone
electrical load that exceeds the available electrical power overload
unit of weight used in some parts of Asia; approximately equal to 133 pounds (the load a grown man can carry) picul
terminal where trains load or unload passengers or goods railroad station , railroad terminal , railway station , train depot , train station
terminal where subways load and unload passengers subway station
(physics) a short-lived oscillation in a system caused by a sudden change of voltage or current or load transient
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