a group of islands in the N Philippines. 76 sq. mi. (197 sq. km).
a group of islands in the Philippines, north of Luzon. Capital: Basco. Pop: 16 467 (2000). Area: 197 sq km (76 sq miles)
a city in NW New York. a town in NE Illinois. former name of Jakarta. Contemporary Examples According to one local Houston news report, the Batavia, New York native had been living in some sort of boarding house. Far-Right Texas Terrorist Planned Murder And Robbery Spree in the Name of ‘Liberty’ Caitlin Dickson March 31, […]
adjective of or relating to Batavia (a former name for Holland or Jakarta) or its inhabitants noun a native or inhabitant of Batavia Historical Examples A capital work,” said the batavian, “I read it some time since in Trajectum. Quintus Claudius, Volume 1 of 2 Ernst Eckstein It was evident that the batavian was not […]
a quantity or number coming at one time or taken together: a batch of prisoners. the quantity of material prepared or required for one operation: mixing a batch of concrete. the quantity of bread, cookies, dough, or the like, made at one baking. Computers. a group of jobs, data, or programs treated as a unit […]
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batch file operating system (Or script) A text file containing operating system commands which are executed automatically by the command-line interpreter. In Unix, this is called a “shell script” since it is the Unix shell which includes the command-line interpreter. Batch files can be used as a simple way to combine existing commands into new […]