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  • n  the amount of cargo that can be held by a boat or ship or a freight car
    he imported wine by the boatload

  • Local lore has it that a Surat entrepreneur, returning with a boatload of diamond cutters from East Africa, set up the city's polishing industry in 1901.
  • In Science Nature, you'll find a boatload of material about the human body and mind illustrated by top-notch graphics.
  • Don sells these things by the boatload to elementary schools, and the kids put the mouse back together again.
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  • Drought relief may be a temporary respite
    Lake Thunderbird is a foot above the conservation pool for the first time in three years and Cleveland County is coming off a boatload of rain and violent spring weather. Local municipalities have ended mandatory water conservation ...
    June 15, 2013 - The Norman Transcript
  • The Best Part Of Lomo’s Latest Camera: Building It Yourself
    Why do you have to build the Lomo Konstruktor? Why do you add an egg to Betty Crocker cake mix? If you’re an engineer, it’s an awesome time to be alive. You have 3-D printers, inexpensive microprocessors, and a boatload of SDKs to build things with. But if you’re an everyday person who doesn’t know coding and CAD, the whole world of gadget creation has probably been lost on you (just like it has ...
    June 14, 2013 - Fast Company Magazine
  • Arsenal Transfer News: Latest Buzz on Exits of Gervinho and Nicklas Bendtner
    Transfer windows aren't just good for bringing in reinforcements. They can be a great time to offload unwanted players. Arsenal have had their fair share of dead weight over the last few years. Countless players have come in with a boatload of potential, only to flame out a few years later. Part of the reason Arsene Wenger hasn't been able to get the Gunners a trophy is that he loses so many ...
    June 14, 2013 - Bleacher Report

  • Bruce Pearl in Nashville City Paper
    I thought we put ourselves in a position there in the second half, on the road, to be able to gut one out again,Tennessee coach Bruce Pearl said. "We fouled and sent them to the foul line a boatload of times. I thought that was a real...
  • Ryan Crocker in 940 News
    Were there problems? There were a boatload of problems, and they still have a long way to go,Crocker added.
  • Bud Selig in ESPN
    I have a boatload of memories about Lew Burdette,commissioner Bud Selig told The Associated Press by telephone from Milwaukee, where he grew up rooting for the Braves.

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