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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.
(Definition of batch from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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batchnoun [C]

uk   us   /bætʃ/
(Definition of batch from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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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)
Translations of “batch”
in Korean 집단, 무리…
in Arabic دُفعة…
in Malaysian dalam kumpulan…
in French tas, paquet…
in Russian партия, группа…
in Chinese (Traditional) 一批,一組…
in Italian partita, gruppo…
in Turkish takım, yığın, alay…
in Polish porcja, grupa…
in Spanish hornada, lote…
in Vietnamese đợt…
in Portuguese grupo…
in Thai จำนวนสิ่งของที่ผลิตหรือจัดส่งในเวลาเดียวกัน…
in German die Menge…
in Catalan tongada…
in Japanese 一束, 一団…
in Chinese (Simplified) 一批,一组…
in Indonesian paket, adonan…
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