ornamenting of ceramics by means of an adhesive substance, as linseed oil, transferred onto the ceramic surface from a sheet of glue or gelatin, dusted with color, and fired.
bat printing succeeded the printing from engraved or etched plates.
The Collector’s Handbook to Keramics of the Renaissance and Modern Periods William Chaffers
- Bat ray
batfish (def 2).
- Bat something around
bat something around verb phrase To discuss the pros and cons of an idea, project, etc; KICK something AROUND: We batted around the notion of a sick-out (1940s+)
a window or opening, often closed by a grating or the like, as in a door, or forming a place of communication in a ticket office, a teller’s cage in a bank, etc. Croquet. a hoop or arch. a turnstile in an entrance. a small door or gate, especially one beside, or forming part of, […]
Military. a ground force unit composed of a headquarters and two or more companies or similar units. an army in battle array. Often, battalions. a large number of persons or things; force: battalions of bureaucrats. Contemporary Examples But the FSA battalion, weakened from months of being under siege, did not have enough ammunition to engage […]