Loader Load"er, n. One who, or that which, loads; a mechanical contrivance for loading, as a gun. [1913 Webster]

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  • Loader — can refer to:*Loader (equipment) *Loader (computing) *Boot loader *Clapper loader (on a film crew, also simply known as loader ) *A member of a heavy weapon crew responsible for handling and loading ammunition, such as on a howitzer or tank crew …   Wikipedia

  • loader — [ lodɶr ] n. m. • 1948; mot angl., de to load « charger » ♦ Anglic. Techn. Engin de travaux publics capable d assurer le chargement des déblais sur des camions. Des loaders. Recomm. offic. chargeuse. ● loader nom masculin (anglais loader, de to… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • loader — load‧er [ˈləʊdə ǁ ˈloʊdər] noun [countable] TRANSPORT a machine used for loading goods onto trucks or ships * * * loader UK US /ˈləʊdər/ noun [U] TRANSPORT ► a person who puts heavy goods onto a vehicle so they can be transported: »I worked for… …   Financial and business terms

  • Loader —   [engl.], Lader …   Universal-Lexikon

  • loader — / ləʊdə/, it. / loder/ s. ingl. [da (to ) load caricare ], usato in ital. al masch. (inform.) [programma che trasferisce nella memoria centrale di un calcolatore files eseguibili] ▶◀ caricatore …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • loader — (n.) late 15c., person who loads, agent noun from LOAD (Cf. load) (v.). Of machinery, by 1862 …   Etymology dictionary

  • loader — /ˈloder, ingl. ˈləudə(r)/ [vc. ingl., dal v. to load «caricare»] s. m. inv. (elab.) caricatore …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Loader — Als Lader (engl. loader) bezeichnet man den sehr grundlegenden Dienst eines Betriebssystems, ausführbare Programme in den Arbeitsspeicher zu laden und auszuführen. Je nach Komplexität des Betriebssystems gehören dazu unterschiedliche Aufgaben.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • loader — noun a) Agent noun of load; a person or device that loads. There was only one loader for the truck today so it took him a long time to get everything moved. b) A program that prepares other programs for execution. The auto loader on the gun kept… …   Wiktionary

  • Loader — This unusual and interesting name, recorded in the surname spellings of Loader, Lodder, Loder, Loades, Loadsman, Loadman, etc, has two possible origins. The first of which is an Anglo Saxon topographical name denoting someone who lived by a road… …   Surnames reference

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