cartload

[ kahrt-lohd ]
/ ˈkɑrtˌloʊd /

noun

the amount a cart can hold.

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Origin of cartload

1250–1300; Middle English. See cart, load
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British Dictionary definitions for cartload

cartload
/ (ˈkɑːtˌləʊd) /

noun

the amount a cart can hold
a quantity of rubble, ballast, etc, of between one quarter and one half of a cubic yard
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