Definition of "loader" []

  • A computer program that transfers data from offline memory into internal storage. (noun)
  • A person who loads a gun or other firearm (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Designating a firearm or machine loaded in a particular way (noun)
  • A system program that takes a program in a form close to machine code and places it into a memory for execution (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "loader" in a sentence
  • "Assuming the lazy loader class name was LazyMixin and I set up the inheritance correctly, I could get at the real loader from within the module proxy with super (LazyMixin, self. __loader__)."
  • "The following truck loader is one of the biggest in the world – lenth 13.36 meters, width 7.78 meters and height 6.65 meters."
  • "Not only are the prices of ammo supplies going up, we have idiots in NYC uisng it all up before the average hand loader is going to get to the stuff."