busload


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bus·load

 (bŭs′lōd′)
n.
The number of passengers or the quantity of cargo that a bus can carry.

busload

(ˈbʌsləʊd)
n
the number of passengers carried on a bus
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.busload - the quantity of cargo or the number of passengers that a bus can carry
large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity - an indefinite quantity that is above the average in size or magnitude
Translations

busload

[ˈbʌsləʊd] Nautobús m lleno
they came by the busload (fig) → vinieron en masa, vinieron en tropel
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