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Synonyms for loading

a quantity that can be processed or transported at one time

the ratio of the gross weight of an airplane to some factor determining its lift

goods carried by a large vehicle

the labor of putting a load of something on or in a vehicle or ship or container etc.

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The loading of ships was once a matter of skill, judgment, and knowledge.
After loading there was a long delay before the horses were brought, these having been unharnessed during the ridding; but at length, about two o'clock, the whole was under way, the cooking-pot swinging from the axle of the waggon, Mrs Durbeyfield and family at the top, the matron having in her lap, to prevent injury to its works, the head of the clock, which, at any exceptional lurch of the waggon, struck one, or one-and-a-half, in hurt tones.
Employing an air-balance hoist and an air-pressure actuated single-spool grasping device, these machines take much of the manual effort out of the creel loading process.
With the Dyaptive solution loading their products and infrastructure with up to two million calls per hour, wireless vendors and operators for the first time are able to simulate the busiest periods of network activity.
The carbon black types and loading were selected to represent a range of applications, although commercial compounds are likely to have significant variations on these formulations, including other plasticizers, fillers, antioxidants, etc.
Material loading cycle begins with a positive displacement pump that creates a vacuum on the vacuum chamber closing the flapper valve.
The two of us, from the Piraeus, Greece, detachment of the 839th Transportation Battalion, Livorno, Italy, provided assistance to the Bulgarian Army loading equipment on a Roll-on/ Roll-off vessel at Burgas, on the Black Sea.
However, fatigue strength for variable amplitude loading is not a constant material property and any calculations are necessarily built on a number of assumptions.
Another key factor in successfully loading barges, Bedwell says, is making certain the type of equipment a company has matches up with the type of material it is loading and unloading.
They generally involve loading the specimen at speeds ranging from 0.
He's the most knowledgeable man in loading a Large, Medium-Speed, Roll-on/Roll-Off Ship in the country," said Selby.
We had to determine the tank's actual weight and check out the vehicle's lifting points prior to loading.
The huge dryer door opening is the largest in the industry, making loading and unloading a breeze.
From this result, the low speed of dynamic loading does not produce the static stiffness obtained in the static test.
The analysis produces displacements, strains and stresses that result from a loading condition applied to the geometry.