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case·load

 (kās′lōd′)
n.
The number of cases handled in a given period, as by an attorney or by a clinic or social services agency.

caseload

(ˈkeɪsləʊd)
n
1. (Law) the number of cases constituting the work of a doctor, solicitor, social worker, etc over a specified period
2. (Social Welfare) the number of cases constituting the work of a doctor, solicitor, social worker, etc over a specified period
3. (Medicine) the number of cases constituting the work of a doctor, solicitor, social worker, etc over a specified period

case′load`

or case′ load`,



n.
the number of cases handled by a court, agency, social worker, etc., over a stated period.
[1945–50]
Translations

caseload

[ˈkeɪsləʊd] n [doctor, social worker] → nombre m de dossiers
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I think that there's probably a bigger problem with high caseloads in the urban areas like London, Manchester, Birmingham, whereas in some of the more rural areas it's less of a problem.
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King, who has spent almost 20 years working in Worcester, has publicly spoken out about unprecedented caseloads at the agency since the Oliver case.
Outbreaks in elementary, middle school and high school have been reported in counties throughout the state, with the highest caseloads in Sonoma, Napa and Marin counties.
This decision lifts the spirits of attorneys everywhere who, due to crippling caseloads, have been confronted with the difficult decision of picking and choosing which clients get legally competent and diligent representation and which do not," Martinez said.
However, caseloads should not induce adjuster despair.
Before their creation, our five courts stationed in the Caloocan City proper had caseloads ranging from 700 to 1,200.