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preload

(ˌpriːˈləʊd)
vb
1. to load before use
2. (intr) informal to consume alcoholic drinks at home before going to a social gathering
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The resultant curves show a phase shift, due to the different preloads belonging to different rotation angle, the position between the load direction and strain gauge in the bolt is unequal in each measurement point.
With this an idea of the prevailing preload and additional axial forces could be monitored.
LeEco preloads the Le 1s Eco with LeVidi, your one-stop shop for the latest blockbuster movies.
Preloads have to be carefully designed and staged and water pressures monitored.
The short-term settlement was more than what was predicted during the preloading process so we had to constantly change the timing of placing the preload, the size of the lifts, and the traffic patterns on site," Yang pointed out.
This single-turn wave spring preloads the bearing through its outer race, taking up play in the bearing.
Adding preloads to the rolls in the calender that are not loaded by their weight into their loaded rotating centers can significantly reduce the sensitivity of these calenders to variations in roll loading.
Adding preloads requires space outboard of the main bearing for a secondary bearing.
Because higher preload forces exert higher pressures on the inserted flanks, the initial relaxation (first few hours) is higher for larger preloads.
The new version extends the high performance file sharing capability with the option to schedule file preloads and refreshes, allowing enterprises to push data out to remote sites at off-peak hours.
Web Scheduler Easily Preloads Content For Continuous Access At Ethernet Speeds; Web Site Filter Gives Industry-Leading Content Control
Users then can send those images on the Internet using AT&T WorldNet Service, AT&T's value-added Internet access service, which HP now includes in the software it preloads on its line of home multimedia PCs.