loading

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load·ing

noun \ˈlō-diŋ\

Definition of LOADING

1
:  a cargo, weight, or stress placed on something
2
:  load 12
3
:  material used to load something :  filler

Examples of LOADING

  1. <the accident was caused by an 18-wheeler with a loading in excess of the legal limit>

First Known Use of LOADING

15th century

load·ing

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of LOADING

1
a : the amount or degree to which something is or can be loaded b : administration of a factor or substance to the body or a bodily system in sufficient quantity to test capacity to deal with it
2
: the relative contribution of each component factor in a psychological test or in an experimental, clinical, or social situation

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