electrical device to which electrical power is delivered
goods carried by a large vehicle
an onerous or difficult concern
the front part of a guided missile or rocket or torpedo that carries the nuclear or explosive charge or the chemical or biological agents
a quantity that can be processed or transported at one time
an amount of alcohol sufficient to intoxicate
corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance; often by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones
the power output of a generator or power plant
a deposit of valuable ore occurring within definite boundaries separating it from surrounding rocks
transfer from a storage device to a computer's memory
put (something) on a structure or conveyance
provide (a device) with something necessary
fill or place a load on
A burden; that which is laid on or put in anything for conveyance; that which is borne or sustained; a weight; as, a heavy load.
The quantity which can be carried or drawn in some specified way; the contents of a cart, barrow, or vessel; that which will constitute a cargo; lading.
That which burdens, oppresses, or grieves the mind or spirits; as, a load of care.
A particular measure for certain articles, being as much as may be carried at one time by the conveyance commonly used for the article measured; as, a load of wood; a load of hay; specifically, five quarters.
The charge of a firearm; as, a load of powder.
Weight or violence of blows.
The work done by a steam engine or other prime mover when working.
To lay a load or burden on or in, as on a horse or in a cart; to charge with a load, as a gun; to furnish with a lading or cargo, as a ship; hence, to add weight to, so as to oppress or embarrass; to heap upon.