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work·load

 (wûrk′lōd′)
n.
1. The amount of work assigned to or expected from a worker in a specified time period.
2. The amount of work that a machine produces or can produce in a specified time period.

workload

(ˈwɜːkˌləʊd)
n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) the amount of work to be done, esp in a specified period by a person, machine, etc
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.workload - work that a person is expected to do in a specified timeworkload - work that a person is expected to do in a specified time
case load - the number of cases handled in a given period of time (as by a court or agency)
employment, work - the occupation for which you are paid; "he is looking for employment"; "a lot of people are out of work"
Translations

workload

[ˈwɜːkləʊd] Ncantidad f de trabajo, trabajo m
we've taken on more staff to cope with the extra workloadhemos contratado más personal para dar abasto con el trabajo extra

workload

[ˈwɜːrkləʊd] ncharge f de travail

workload

[ˈwɜːkˌləʊd] ncarico di lavoro
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