a pile driven at an angle to the vertical.
a former borough of London, England, now part of Wandsworth, on the Thames. an enameling technique in which designs are either painted or printed on a white ground fused onto a metal base. Contemporary Examples Another one in Dark Knight is when Batman is standing in front of the fire in Battersea Power Station. How […]
- Batter’s box
box1 (def 16a).
- Battered child
battered child battered child bat·tered child (bāt’ərd) n. A child upon whom multiple, continuing, often serious nonaccidental injuries have been inflicted.
- Battered child syndrome
the array of physical injuries exhibited by young children who have been beaten repeatedly or otherwise abused by their parents or guardians. battered child syndrome n. A combination of continuing, often serious physical injuries, such as bruises, scratches, hematomas, burns, or malnutrition, inflicted on a child through gross abuse usually by parents, guardians, or other […]