Lading

  • 1 Lading — Lad ing, n. 1. The act of loading. [1913 Webster] 2. That which lades or constitutes a load or cargo; freight; burden; as, the lading of a ship. [1913 Webster] {Bill of lading}. See under {Bill}. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 lading — UK US /ˈleɪdɪŋ/ noun [C or U] ► TRANSPORT goods carried by a ship, plane, truck, etc., or the act of putting these goods on the vehicle → See also BILL OF LADING(Cf. ↑bill of lading) …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 lading — index cargo, freight Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 lading — act of loading a boat, early 15c., from prp. of LADE (Cf. lade) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 lading — freight, cargo, *load, burden …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6 lading — [lād′iŋ] n. [LME: see LADE] 1. the act of one that lades 2. a load; cargo; freight …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 lading — /ˈleɪdɪŋ / (say layding) noun 1. the act of lading. 2. load; freight; cargo: a bill of lading …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 8 Lading — Lade Lade (l[=a]d), v. t. [imp. {Laded}; p. p. {Laded}, {Laden} (l[=a]d n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Lading}.] [AS. hladan to heap, load, draw (water); akin to D. & G. laden to load, OHG. hladan, ladan, Icel. hla[eth]a, Sw. ladda, Dan. lade, Goth.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 lading — /lay ding/, n. 1. the act of lading. 2. that with which something is laden; load; freight; cargo. [1490 1500; LADE + ING1] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 10 lading — noun a) The action of loading. the ship remained there, in providing his lading and preparing for his voyage, nearly three months... b) Shipment, cargo, freight. Syn: loading, freight …

    Wiktionary

  • 11 lading — lad|ing [ˈleıdıŋ] n [U] [Date: 1400 1500; Origin: lade; LADEN] ↑bill of lading …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 lading — lad|ing [ leıdıŋ ] see BILL OF LADING …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 13 lading — noun (C, U) see bill of lading …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 lading — UK [ˈleɪdɪŋ] / US See: bill of lading …

    English dictionary

  • 15 Lading — Meister Lading und Junker Klügling sind Narren, die wollen alles meistern, umbkehren und zu boltzen drehen. – Monatsblätter, VI, 189, 131 …

    Deutsches Sprichwörter-Lexikon

  • 16 lading — The load or freight that a vehicle carries. Also see bill of lading …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 17 lading — See bill of lading …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 18 lading — n. 1 a cargo. 2 the act or process of lading …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 19 lading — noun Date: 1500 1. a. loading 1 b. an act of bailing, dipping, or ladling 2. cargo, freight …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 20 lading — Synonyms and related words: allocation, assignment, baggage, bale, bellyful, bumper, burden, burdening, burthen, capacity, cargo, carload, cartload, charge, charging, collocation, complement, consignment, cram, crush, cumber, cumbrance,… …

    Moby Thesaurus