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load

 [lōd]
the quantity of something that is carried or borne.
case load the number of patients under the care of an individual health care worker.
viral load the number of copies of RNA of a given virus per milliliter of blood.

load

(lōd),
1. A departure from normal body content, as of water, salt, or heat; positive loads are quantities in excess of the normal; negative loads are quantities in deficit.
2. The quantity of a measurable entity borne by an object or organism.
[M.E. lode, fr. A.S. lād,]

load

A measurable quantity of a thing. See Patient load Drug slang 25 bags of heroin Medtalk The content of a substance or material. See Afterload, Front load, Standard load.

load

(lōd)
1. The quantity of a measurable entity borne by an object or organism.
2. A departure from normal body content, as of water, salt, or heat; positive loads are quantities in excess of the normal; negative loads are quantities in deficit.

load

(lōd)
Departure from normal body content; positive loads are quantities in excess of normal; negative loads are quantities in deficit.
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* Winchester's Super X2 autoloader in 12 gauge, 3 and 3 1/2 inch; and the 1300 pump in 12 gauge, 3 inch
An autoloader with 16 ready rounds in the standard configuration allows a maximum rate of fire of six to eight per minute.
Because the software is customized, or "tuned," to automatically recognize and configure the autoloader, end users are able to reduce implementation time to minutes and eliminate configuration errors.
Moreover, since the REV drive does not require a cleaning disk, all ten slots in the REV Autoloader 1000 can be used for storage.
Proudly American." moniker has been enhanced with the introduction of their new 930 ProSeries of autoloaders. The four models in the "Pro-Series" include Sporting, Waterfowl and a Jerry Miculek competition series.
Browning recently came out with a special National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) version of their popular Silver series of autoloaders. Sporting Mossy Oak Break-up Country camo, the Silver NWTF has a rifle-style HiViz 4-1 fiber optic sight and a 24-inch barrel that will shoot up to 3.5-inch shells.
This volume quite thoroughly covers Czech pistols ranging from the .25 ACP Duo to the CZ75, with special emphasis on the CZ52, a once obscure military autoloader that has become a gun show staple.
Features include an autoloader for scanning of up to 160 slides, automatic slide detection, automated turret with support for four objectives (4X, 10X, 20X, and 40X), and high-speed, walkaway scanning at all four magnifications.
Standard features include an easy to read LCD display, one button operation and external collating disc trays that prevent interrupting operation, as well as an output bin that swings open for easy access, two disc recorders, the Rimage DiscLab autoloader and complete software suite, one 50-disc capacity input bin, five output trays to hold one disc per tray, and one 75-disc output bin located outside of the frame.
According to the company, the Tandberg 1U 8-cartridge StorageLoader LTO2 is the world's first 1U LTO tape autoloader and offers high LTO2 capacity and performance, delivering up to 3.2TB compressed storage capacity and a transfer rate of up to 173 GB/hr.
Fortunately, data consolidation also lends itself extremely well to centralized backup (e.g., a high performance tape drive or even an autoloader or small tape library.
--Exabyte's Magnum 1x7 LTO Autoloader (one drive, 7 slots) with 2.8 TB capacity (compressed), 2u form factor, bar code reader, direct-attach SCSI, Ethernet port for remote management, and the benefits of LTO (Ultrium) technology.