noun load·ing \ˈlō-diŋ\

Definition of LOADING

:  a cargo, weight, or stress placed on something
:  load 12
:  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
Medical Dictionary


noun load·ing

Medical Definition of LOADING

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
:  the relative contribution of each component factor in a psychological test or in an experimental, clinical, or social situation
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