Associations to the word «Batch»


BATCH, noun. A bank; a sandbank.
BATCH, noun. A field or patch of ground lying near a stream; the dale in which a stream flows.
BATCH, noun. The quantity of bread or other baked goods baked at one time.
BATCH, noun. A quantity of anything produced at one operation.
BATCH, noun. A group or collection of things of the same kind, such as a batch of letters or the next batch of business.
BATCH, noun. (computing) A set of data to be processed with one execution of a program.
BATCH, noun. (UK) (dialect) (Midlands) A bread roll.
BATCH, noun. (Philippines) A graduating class.
BATCH, verb. To aggregate things together into a batch.
BATCH, verb. (computing) To handle a set of input data or requests as a batch process.
BATCH, adjective. Of a process, operating for a defined set of conditions, and then halting.
BATCH, verb. (informal) To live as a bachelor temporarily, of a married man or someone virtually married.
BATCH FILE, noun. (computing) (especially MS-DOS) A file containing a series of instructions to be carried out by the operating system.
BATCH FILES, noun. Plural of batch file
BATCH PROCESS, noun. Any process that is not continuous, but is carried out with a discrete amount of material.
BATCH PROCESS, noun. (computing) A series of commands or programs that are executed without human intervention; the execution of such a series.
BATCH PROCESSING, noun. (operations management) the processing of materials in batches rather than in continuous flow or in an assembly line
BATCH PROCESSING, noun. (computing) the execution of a series of programs on a computer, called jobs, without manual intervention
BATCH PROCESSINGS, noun. Plural of batch processing
BATCH QUEUE, noun. (computing) A system software data structure maintained by job scheduler software.
BATCH QUEUES, noun. Plural of batch queue

Dictionary definition

BATCH, noun. All the loaves of bread baked at the same time.
BATCH, noun. (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos"; "it must have cost plenty"; "a slew of journalists"; "a wad of money".
BATCH, noun. A collection of things or persons to be handled together.
BATCH, verb. Batch together; assemble or process as a batch.

Wise words

To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
Friedrich Nietzsche