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Batch : noun :

(a) Group of items which are made at one time

• This batch of shoes has the serial number 25-02.

(b) Group of documents which are processed at the same time

• A batch of invoices

• Today’s batch of orders

• The accountant signed a batch of cheques.

• We deal with the orders in batches of fifty.

Batch processing = system of data processing where information is collected into batches before being loaded into the computer

Batch : verb : to put items together in groups

• To batch invoices or cheques

Batch Number : noun : number attached to a batch

• When making a complaint always quote the batch number on the packet.

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