workload


work·load

noun \ˈwərk-ˌlōd\

: the amount of work that is expected to be done

Full Definition of WORKLOAD

1
:  the amount of work or of working time expected or assigned <students with a heavy workload>
2
:  the amount of work performed or capable of being performed (as by a mechanical device) usually within a specific period

Examples of WORKLOAD

  1. Students complained about the heavy workload.

First Known Use of WORKLOAD

1943

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