Meaning of -LOAD in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ -loʊd ]
-load combines with nouns referring to a vehicle or container to form nouns that refer to the total amount of something that the vehicle or container mentioned can hold or carry.
The first plane-loads of food, children’s clothing and medical supplies began arriving.
...a lorry-load of sheep on their way across Europe.
COMB in N-COUNT
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006