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 (bə-to͞o′mē) also Ba·tum (-to͞om′)
A city of southwest Georgia on the Black Sea near the Turkish border. On the site of an ancient Greek colony, it is an important petroleum refining and shipping center.


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(Placename) a city in Georgia: capital of the Adzhar Autonomous Republic; a major Black Sea port. Pop: 118 000 (2005 est)
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Batum 5-15 0-0 11, Aldridge 7-20 9-10 24, Lopez 5-6 0-0 10, Lillard 5-16 7-8 18, Crabbe 1-2 0-0 3, McCollum 3-13 0-0 6, Leonard 4-5 0-0 10, Freeland 0-0 0-0 0, Blake 0-0 0-0 0.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) EskiE-ehir deputy SE-heyl Batum, who was referred to a disciplinary board early in November, has been kicked out of the party.
Portland Trail Blazers small forward Nicolas Batum said he's ready to suit up for the French men's basketball team in the upcoming FIBA World Cup 2014 in Spain, the Frenchman confirmed on his Twitter account on Thursday.
Nicolas Batum s'est distingue avant-hier dimanche lors de la courte victoire de son equipe de Portland face a La Nouvelle-Orleans (95-94) en devenant le premier joueur NBA depuis 11 ans a amasser au moins 10 passes decisives, 5 interceptions et 5 contres.
Batum said that they first planned to provide consultancy services in innovation, co-ordination and technology areas to HEC and leading universities in Pakistan.
Batum 5-12 2-2 15, Aldridge 13-34 4-5 32, Lopez 0-2 2-2 2, Lillard 5-21 4-7 14, McCollum 1-8 0-0 2, Kaman 3-6 1-1 7, Crabbe 3-3 0-0 7, Blake 0-4 0-0 0, Leonard 2-4 1-2 7, Freeland 0-0 0-0 0, Gee 0-0 0-0 0, Frazier 0-1 0-0 0.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- A decision by the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) to refer EskiE-ehir deputy SE-heyl Batum to the party's disciplinary board for expulsion has triggered intra-party debates, as Muharrem ynce has reacted harshly to the decision and a number of other CHP deputies have declared their support.
Ronny Turiaf and Nicolas Batum both delivered hard foul to members of the Spanish national team.
Deputy Premier Bulent Arinc criticised remarks of Suheyl Batum, Deputy Chairman of Republican People's Party, about the Turkish military.
L'Espagnol Pau Gasol, auteur d'un triple double, et les Los Angeles Lakers etaient un cran au-dessus de Portland et Nicolas Batum, qui ont ete battus de 25 points (121-96) dimanche NBA.
476 (Williams 3-5, McCollum 2-3, Matthews 2-4, Batum 2-5, Lillard 1-4).
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- SE-heyl Batum, an EskiE-ehir deputy from the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP), reportedly withdrew his membership from the Constitutional Reconciliation Commission with a declaration slamming the Ergenekon coup plot convictions, on Monday.