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load

1. n. as much liquor as one can hold. (see also loaded.) Harry had quite a load of booze.
2. n. a drink of liquor. Can I have a load from your bottle?
3. n. a dose of drugs; an injection of drugs. (see also loaded. Drugs.) She shoots a load every day or two.
4. n. a drug supply; a stash. (Drugs.) If his load dwindles, he gets more easily.
5. n. a large purchase of heroin. (Drugs.) I’ve scored a load that’ll last me a few days.
6. n. an (old) car. (see also heap.) Whose junky old load is that parked in front of the house?
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It took them half the night to pitch a slovenly camp, and half the morning to break that camp and get the sled loaded in fashion so slovenly that for the rest of the day they were occupied in stopping and rearranging the load.
And though they were making poor time, the heavy load they dragged sapped their strength severely.
She was pretty and soft, but she weighed one hundred and twenty pounds--a lusty last straw to the load dragged by the weak and starving animals.
"Very well," said the Abyssinian, "I promise, and even if there be but five loads you shall have your freedom; but until the gold is in my possession you remain a prisoner."
While Werper dreamed of freedom and the unmolested enjoyment of the fortune in his stolen pouch, and Abdul Mourak lay awake in greedy contemplation of the fifty loads of gold which lay but a few days farther to the south of him, Achmet Zek gave orders to his lieutenants that they should prepare a force of fighting men and carriers to proceed to the ruins of the Englishman's DOUAR on the morrow and bring back the fabulous fortune which his renegade lieutenant had told him was buried there.
365, or the Prepaid Load Forever Act of 2019, which aims to prohibit public telecommunications entities (PTEs) and information communications technology (ICT) providers from imposing an expiration period on prepaid load credits and their forfeiture.
[ClickPress, Thu Jun 27 2019] Automotive load floors are the flat panels installed in the vehicle trunk for the transportation of luggage and cargos which are generally load carrying component.
13.) and carry out its complex road inspection activities, the contracting authority (ac) acquires certified axle load measuring instruments, which can be used to efficiently filter vehicles on the road without obstructing traffic.
This limitation prohibits the use of contactor-based switching for high-power dynamic load applications.
[11] showed that both chemical corrosion and applied cyclic load contributed to the deterioration of RC structural performance.
This book explains the snow load provisions in Minimum Design Loads and Associated Criteria for Buildings and Other Structures, Standard ASCE/SEI 7-16, published by the American Society of Civil Engineers.
capacity HI SBHC14 and HI SBHF14 with a threaded captive load or blind hold pin design, plus the 22-1,100-lb.
Load bank models can range from small portable loads used for testing petrol generators, to high voltage load banks for large diesel generators and gas turbines.
To find a host which can fulfill a load service request, the requesting host needs to ensure that the host under consideration has good reputation in load services.
Before HIV-infected people start antiretroviral therapy, the CD4 count almost always keeps falling and the viral load almost always keeps rising.