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bat

noun [C]
 
 
/bæt/
SPORT A2 a piece of wood used to hit the ball in some sportsCricketGeneral terms used in ball sportsGeneral terms used in ball sports
ANIMAL B1 a small animal like a mouse with wings that flies at nightWild mammalsHumans, apes and monkeysFelines (cats)Canines (dogs)Deer and antelopeRodents and similar animalsMarine mammals
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