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The number of passengers or the amount of cargo that a boat can hold.
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the amount of cargo or number of people held by a boat or ship
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the cargo that a boat carries.
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|Noun||1.||boatload - the amount of cargo that can be held by a boat or ship or a freight car; "he imported wine by the boatload"|
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boatload[ˈbəʊtləʊd] N → barcada f
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