Bedeutung von “baton” — Learner’s Dictionary

baton

noun [ C ] uk /ˈbætən/ us /bəˈtɑːn/
STICK

a thin stick used to control the rhythm of a group of musicians

POLICE

a thick stick that a police officer uses as a weapon

RACE

a stick that a runner passes to the next person in a race

(Definition von “baton” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)