caseload

or case load

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noun

the number of cases handled by a court, an agency, a social worker, etc., either at any given moment or over a stated period.

Nearby words

  1. casein,
  2. casein glue,
  3. caseinate,
  4. caseinogen,
  5. casekeeper,
  6. casemaker,
  7. casemaking clothes moth,
  8. casemate,
  9. casement,
  10. casement cloth

Origin of caseload

First recorded in 1945–50; case1 + load

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British Dictionary definitions for caseload

caseload

noun

the number of cases constituting the work of a doctor, solicitor, social worker, etc over a specified period
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