or case load
[ keys-lohd ]
/ ˈkeɪsˌloʊd /
the number of cases handled by a court, an agency, a social worker, etc., either at any given moment or over a stated period.
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Example sentences from the Web for caseload
The unit had to lay off staff, cut its caseload, and lacked the funds to take on statewide corruption cases.
Well, at the present time we have a caseload of 110.1 cases per man.Warren Commission (5 of 26): Hearings Vol. V (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
British Dictionary definitions for caseload
/ (ˈkeɪsləʊd) /
the number of cases constituting the work of a doctor, solicitor, social worker, etc over a specified period
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