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- A shipment consisting of a single product; i.e., only potatoes, or only apples.
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load factor — i. The ratio of a specified load to the total weight of the aircraft. The specified load is expressed in terms of aerodynamic forces or ground or water reaction. Aerodynamically, it is the ratio of the total lift to the weight. The load factor is … Aviation dictionary
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load water line — Water line Wa ter line 1. (Shipbuilding) Any one of certain lines of a vessel, model, or plan, parallel with the surface of the water at various heights from the keel. [1913 Webster] Note: In a half breadth plan, the water lines are outward… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Chevrolet Straight-6 engine — Straight 6 Manufacturer General Motors Corporation Production 1929 1990 North America 2002 2009 (Atlas LL8) North America 1962 1999 Brazil Predecessor 171 Straight 4 Successor GM Atlas engine Valvetrain … Wikipedia
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AMC Straight-6 engine — The American Motors Corporation (AMC) straight 6 family of engines was used by a number of AMC and Jeep vehicles from 1964 through 2006.* For an outline of all engines used by AMC see main|AMC Engines195.6American Motors first straight six engine … Wikipedia
Proof load — Proof Proof, a. [1913 Webster] 1. Used in proving or testing; as, a proof load, or proof charge. [1913 Webster] 2. Firm or successful in resisting; as, proof against harm; waterproof; bombproof. [1913 Webster] I . . . have found thee Proof… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English