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English definition of “bat”

bat

noun [C] (STICK)    /bæt/
A1 a specially shaped piece of wood used for hitting the ball in many games: a baseball/cricket/rounders/table tennis bat → See also batsmanCricketGeneral terms used in ball sports
(Definition of bat noun (STICK) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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