rated load


the load a machine or vehicle is rated to carry.
the power an engine, dynamo, etc., is rated at or designed to produce.

Nearby words

  1. rate of exchange,
  2. rate of return,
  3. rate-cap,
  4. rate-of-climb indicator,
  5. rateable,
  6. rateen,
  7. ratel,
  8. ratemaking,
  9. ratepayer,
  10. rater

Origin of rated load

First recorded in 1920–25

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