Definition of Batch

1. Noun. All the loaves of bread baked at the same time.

2. Verb. Batch together; assemble or process as a batch.
Generic synonyms: Group

3. Noun. (often followed by 'of') a large number or amount or extent. "A wad of money"

4. Noun. A collection of things or persons to be handled together.
Exact synonyms: Clutch
Generic synonyms: Accumulation, Aggregation, Assemblage, Collection
Specialized synonyms: Schmear, Schmeer, Shmear

Definition of Batch

1. n. The quantity of bread baked at one time.

Definition of Batch

1. Noun. A bank; a sandbank. ¹

2. Noun. A field or patch of ground lying near a stream; the dale in which a stream flows. ¹

3. Noun. The quantity of bread or other baked goods baked at one time. ¹

4. Noun. A quantity of anything produced at one operation. ¹

5. Noun. A group or collection of things of the same kind, such as a batch of letters or the next batch of business. ¹

6. Noun. (computing) A set of data to be processed with one execution of a program. ¹

7. Noun. (UK dialect Midlands) A bread roll. ¹

8. Verb. To aggregate things together into a batch. ¹

9. Verb. (computing) To handle a set of input data or requests as a batch process. ¹

10. Adjective. Of a process, operating for a defined set of conditions, and then halting. ¹

11. Verb. (informal) To live as a bachelor temporarily, of a married man or someone virtually married. ¹

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Definition of Batch

1. to bring together [v -ED, -ING, -ES]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Batch

bat phone
bat speed
batata vada
batch (current term)
batch culture
batch file
batch files
batch process
batch processing
batch processings
batch queue
batch queues
batchelor's fare
batchelor's son

Literary usage of Batch

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Superfund Innovative Technology Evaluation Program: Technology Profiles (1993)
"Subsequent countercurrent batch washing with water removes residual acid from the ... The acid extract stream is then routed to a batch distillation system, ..."

2. The Parnell Commission: The Opening Speech for the Defence by Charles Russell Russell of Killowen (1889)
"The second batch is obtained; the cry is for more. The second Political hatred and animosity were not yet satisfied;batch- and as Pigott had found there was ..."

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