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English definition of “caseload”

caseload

noun [C]     /ˈkeɪs.ləʊd/ US  /-loʊd/
the amount of work that someone, especially a doctor or lawyer, has to do in a period of time: a heavy caseloadWork, working and the workplaceWorking hours and periods of work
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