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The rest would follow in two batches. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A new batch of singletons are looking for romance. The Sun (2016)The first batch always helps you figure out your temperature control, so adjust it up or down if needed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The first batch sold out fast, but there's new rolling stock on the way. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's a good idea to make a batch at the weekend, ready for the week ahead. The Sun (2017)It's best to make a large batch as it can sit well in the fridge and is easy to warm through with a handful of wilted greens. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I tell my players:'You can be a new batch of heroes going through. Times, Sunday Times (2017)We pay four times the spot price for cocoa and we make only small batches. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You will probably need to do this in two batches. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The first batches are expected next month. Times, Sunday Times (2009)On farms that have mechanical stirring equipment the batches can be larger. Secrets of the Soil (1990)Within weeks she had bought another huge batch with her profits. The Sun (2011)You can make meals in batches ahead of time and freeze until needed. The Sun (2015)The only caveat is to do it in small batches. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The new batch have vowed to clean up politics in the wake of the expenses scandal. Times, Sunday Times (2009)You can cook these in batches with one or two medium frying pans. The Sun (2014)The current batch of musicals is as good as they get. Times, Sunday Times (2006) Make a big batch of sauce and freeze. The Sun (2015)But our investigators were able to buy a large batch of the unlicensed synthetic chemical within minutes. The Sun (2015) Another batch of leading trainers was shown around last week and the feedback is positive. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The circus was now reportedly scrambling to train a new batch in time for the next show. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The company takes on small volume batch work. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Drop in one batch of the frozen spinach and bring to simmering point. Times, Sunday Times (2008)You may need to do it in two batches. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Make a double batch for a light lunch with a generous handful of parmesan croutons or ham hock. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Fresh new leaves will be produced if you cut back the old ones after the first batch of flowers. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The show that tracks down all creatures great and odd is back with a new batch of animals behaving badly. The Sun (2013)The first batch of his 119 shirts sold out within two weeks. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The current batch of 11 twentysomethings were chosen from thousands at open auditions. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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British English: batch NOUN
A batch is a group of things or people of the same type.
I baked a batch of scones.
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