Simple Definition of workload
: 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
Students complained about the heavy workload.
First Known Use of workload
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