batch batch  /ˈbætʃ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) all the loaves of bread baked at the same time
  2. (n) (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
  3. (n) a collection of things or persons to be handled together
  4. (v) batch together; assemble or process as a batch

Usage(s):

  1. Then divide the cost of the batch by the number of tortillas we could get from it.
  2. The problem is that, according to the model, vaccinations would have to begin by mid-September but the first batch of the vaccine isn't due until October.
  3. The story cued a big batch of e-mail.

News

  1. Fresh batch of Frogs arrives in Everett

    EVERETT -- One of the annual signs of the approaching summer is here. The first batch of this year's installment of the Everett AquaSox arrived in town Monday, and not only does it indicate summer is right around the corner, it also signals the imminent beginning of the 2013 Northwest League season.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Everett Herald

  2. Freshest batch of Frogs start to arrive in Everett

    EVERETT -- One of the annual signs of the approaching summer is here. The first batch of this year's installment of the Everett AquaSox arrived in town Monday, and not only does it indicate summer is right around the corner, it also signals the imminent beginning of the 2013 Northwest League season.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Everett Herald

  3. Summer Small Batch Brews from Waterloo Brewing Company

    Summer Small Batch Brews from Waterloo Brewing Company
    on June 10, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "Paint tends to flake off white balls and we have asked (manufacturers) Kookaburra to produce a batch of pink ones because these show up so much better," MCC's head of cricket John Stephenson told Tuesday's edition of the Times newspaper....
    on Nov 12, 2007 By: John Stephenson Source: Reuters.uk

  2. "I'm even more confident now," Esser said. "These latest batch of results confirms what I said last night. It's a close race, but it's clear Sen. McCain will win the Washington state precinct caucuses. Had it been Gov. Huckabee with a small,...
    on Feb 10, 2008 By: Luke Esser Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. Producer Joe Chiccarelli, who has worked with superstar acts like U2 and Elton John as well as Beck, Rufus Wainright and Tori Amos, says "Evil Urges" is the most "instantly accessible ...... groove-oriented batch of songs that the band has done."
    on Jun 19, 2008 By: Beck Source: FOXNews

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