loading loading  /ˈloʊ dɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) weight to be borne or conveyed
  2. (n) a quantity that can be processed or transported at one time
  3. (n) the ratio of the gross weight of an airplane to some factor determining its lift
  4. (n) goods carried by a large vehicle
  5. (n) the labor of putting a load of something on or in a vehicle or ship or container etc.

Usage(s):

  1. Then, while mail is loading, I do more.
  2. When they're clean, dry your clothes the natural way, by hanging them on a line rather than loading them in a dryer.
  3. Another kind of cart carries passengers from check-in counters to aircraft loading areas at Tampa's shiny new $80 million terminal.

News

  1. Oakland Athletics beat New York Yankees in 18-inning marathon, plus more AL scores

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    on June 14, 2013     Source: OregonLive.com

  2. Alabama Sports Images - Top 20 Series - Men's Basketball (Photos)

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    on June 14, 2013     Source: Birmingham News

  3. Commercial Overhead & Loading Dock

    Commercial Overhead & Loading Dock Equipment, Door Installers, and Service Technicians Needed in Pitt County and surrounding areas. Must be dependable, comfortable with heights, & have valid NCDL with a good driving record. 3-5 years experience required. Any Welding experience would be helpful.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Daily Reflector

Quotes

  1. "He looks real relaxed at the plate," manager Charlie Manuel said. "From a mechanics standpoint, he's loading up good and staying on the ball. When he's staying on the ball, he makes more consistent contact."
    on Oct 20, 2009 By: Charlie Manuel Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

  2. "You go stand in front of the Shinnecock Reservation on Long Island, in the Hamptons, and you can see people loading boxes and boxes and cases into their trucks," Weiner said.
    on Apr 6, 2008 By: Anthony Weiner Source: Bridgewater Courier News

  3. "My message, I think, is that the evidence is sufficient that we should move toward the most effective possible steps to reduce carbon loading in the atmosphere," Gingrich replied.
    on Apr 10, 2007 By: Newt Gingrich Source: Washington Post

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