What Do Line and Load Mean in Wiring?

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When referring to an electric device that can be connected to another one, such as a receptacle, line refers to the wires feeding it from the panel, which is upstream from the device in terms of the flow of electricity. On the other hand, load refers to devices on the same circuit that are downstream of the one in question. A second meaning for load is the magnitude of the energy consumed by the devices on the circuit.

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