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batt

 (băt)
n.
1. Pieces of fabric used for stuffing; batting.
2.
a. Insulation, usually made of fiberglass, that is used chiefly to prevent heat loss and is manufactured in sheets or rolls.
b. A roll or section of such insulation.

[Variant of bat, cotton or wool fiber wadded into rolls or sheets.]
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batt

(bæt)
n
1. (Textiles) textiles another word for batting1
2. Austral and NZ a slab-shaped piece of insulating material used in building houses
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batt

or bat

(bæt)

n.
a sheet of matted cotton, wool, or synthetic fibers.
[1830–40; appar. identical with bat1]

batt.

1. battalion.
2. battery.
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References in classic literature ?
"That there did exist a certain compactum, or agreement, between Obed Batt, M.D., and Ishmael Bush, viator, or erratic husbandman," he said, endeavouring to avoid all offence in the use of terms, "I am not disposed to deny.
BATTS are currently fifth in the table and therefore one of the most dangerous teams in the bottom half of the division.
Unplaced, off 91, in the premier handicap won by Limini at Leopardstown on Champions Weekend, Batts Rock was turned over by Milliner on his hurdling bow at Punchestown, but ran a solid race when a close third to the smart Brace Yourself at Down Royal last time, when clear of the remainder.
Batts, a world-renowned violin maker, had a shop in Johnston City.
As for floors, if you have a raised foundation, it is best to use batts or roll insulation between the floor joists.
Batts told police his daughter returned from school around 3:30 p.m.
Batts said his officers were prepared to make a ''mass arrest'' after issuing several dispersal orders at the intersection crowded with protesters.
Mr Batts was also given the honour of being the British veterans' representative at the official state lunch held as part of the 70th anniversary commemorations.
The Navy shells being blasted at the Germans and the mile-long row of ambulances lined up to treat wounded comrades - all remain crystal-clear in the mind of Mr Batts to this day.
New Job: As director of Hot Springs Academic Initiatives, Christi Batts will help Henderson State University establish and maintain a physical presence in the Hot Springs area.
Here's how it works: Attach the Shut-N-Cut to a table or sawhorse, lay a batt over it, clamp the batt in place, slide the insulation knife through the slotted clamping arm and get to hanging.