weight to be borne or conveyed
a quantity that can be processed or transported at one time
the labor of putting a load of something on or in a vehicle or ship or container etc.
the ratio of the gross weight of an airplane to some factor determining its lift
goods carried by a large vehicle
(of firearms) taking the projectile or cartridge through the muzzle
(of firearms) capable of automatic loading and firing continuously
(of guns) designed to be loaded at the breech