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English definition of “batch”

batch

noun [C] uk   /bætʃ/ us  
a group of things or people dealt with at the same time or considered similar in type: The cook brought in a fresh batch of homemade cakes. We looked at the job applications in two batches. Indian English a group of students who are taught together at school, college, or university
(Definition of batch from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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