[ lahyv ]
/ laɪv /
See under load (def. 11).
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Question 1 of 7
What does “yare” mean?
Origin of live load
First recorded in 1865–70
Words nearby live load
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British Dictionary definitions for live load
/ (laɪv) /
a variable weight on a structure, such as moving traffic on a bridgeAlso called: superload Compare dead load
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