Batch (?), n. [OE. bache, bacche, fr. AS. bacan to bake; cf. G. geback and D. baksel. See Bake, v. t.]
The quantity of bread baked at one time.
A quantity of anything produced at one operation; a group or collection of persons or things of the same kind; as, a batch of letters; the next batch of business.
"A new batch
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