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batchnoun [C]

 us   /bætʃ/
people or things ​dealt with as a ​group or at the same ​time: Mom just made a ​fresh batch of ​cookies. I’ve got a ​whole batch of ​applications to ​read through.
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batchnoun [C]

uk   /bætʃ/  us   /bætʃ/
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batchnoun [C]

uk   us   /bætʃ/
a ​group of things that are dealt with or ​produced at the same ​time, or a ​group of ​people who are similar in some way: Stores have been ​asked to ​trace any ​potentiallycontaminated batches. The latest batch ofreports suggests the ​economy is ​slowing down. 54,000 ​letters will be ​sent out, in batches of 3,000 a day. Batch ​orders are more ​cost-effective than ​purchasing in ​smallerquantities. There will be a five-day ​trainingcourse for our latest batch ofrecruits.

batchverb [T]

uk   us   /bætʃ/
to make a ​group out of a ​number of things so they can all be dealt with together: In a ​warehouse, several ​orders are batched together.
(Definition of batch from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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