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There were literally hundreds of such towns; there would be reports from half a dozen of them in a single batch of telegrams.

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 Meanings and Examples of BATCH
Definition Example Sentence Classic Sentence
batch
 n.  quantity of bread baked at one time; a collection of things or persons to be handled together
Classic Sentence:
1  When she went upstairs that night she found that the late post had brought her a fresh batch of bills.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 1: Chapter 5
2  She had absolutely no taste in dress, and wore a batch of rusty black lace with a bunch of artificial violets pinned to the side of her hair.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin
Context  Highlight   In IX
3  There were literally hundreds of such towns; there would be reports from half a dozen of them in a single batch of telegrams.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 31
4  Rachel Halliday, who had taken her hands out of a batch of biscuit, to hear the news, stood with them upraised and floury, and with a face of the deepest concern.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XVII
5  In dispatching Fetinia with the necessary instructions, she ordered her to return with a second batch of hot pancakes.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
Context  Highlight   In PART 1: CHAPTER III
6  In a solitary window a light is flickering where some good burgher is mending his boots, or a baker drawing a batch of dough.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
Context  Highlight   In PART 1: CHAPTER XI
7  I rather suspect he wanted me to take care of another batch of his papers which, after his death, I saw the manager examining under the lamp.
Heart of Darkness By Joseph Conrad
Context  Highlight   In III
8  And all this awkward batch of brats has political opinions, if you please.
Les Misérables 3 By Victor Hugo
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 5: CHAPTER VI—THE SUBSTITUTE
9  de Vaublanc, the reformer of the Institute by a coup d'etat, the distinguished author of numerous academicians, ordinances, and batches of members, after having created them, could not succeed in becoming one himself.
Les Misérables 1 By Victor Hugo
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER I—THE YEAR 1817
Example Sentence:
1  Every day another batch of papers reaches the manager demanding his attention.
2  The cost is not sensitive to the batch size.
3  The cook brought in a fresh batch of homemade cakes.
4  A whole batch of original drawings will be on sale.
5  Each summer a new batch of students tries to find work.
6  But the last of this batch is the most important and the best of the whole.
7  One speck of dirt on your utensils may contain enough germs to taint an entire batch of preserves.