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Definition of the noun batting

What does batting mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: battings

  1. (baseball) the batter's attempt to get on base
  2. stuffing made of rolls or sheets of cotton wool or synthetic fiber
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • synonym of batting: batten
    • more generic word: stuffing = padding put in mattresses and cushions and upholstered furniture

Alternative definition of the noun batting

noun

  1. [sewing] cotton, wool, silk or synthetic material used to stuff the inside of a mattress, quilt etc
  2. special cotton for surgery.
  3. the act of someone who bats

Specialised definition of the noun batting

Glossary of sports / baseball

the action or ability of a player or team that hits with a bat (2006. Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)

Glossary of sports / cricket

the action or ability of a player or team that hits with a bat (2006. Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)

Explanation

  1. Batting: In the sport of cricket, batting is the act or skill of hitting the cricket ball with a cricket bat to score runs or prevent the loss of one's wicket.
    • also known as 击球
  2. Batting is a layer of insulation used in quilting between a top layer of patchwork and a bottom layer of backing material. Batting is usually made of cotton, polyester, and/or wool.

Phrases with Batting

  1. batting cage
  2. batting coach
  3. batting glove
  4. batting order
  5. batting helmet
  6. batting average
  7. Batting average on balls in play

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Batting

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Google previewClaire Shaeffer's Fabric Sewing Guide (2008)

by Claire Shaeffer

Bonded batting is a polyester batting. Coated with a light resin on both sides to keep the fibers from migrating, it has a higher loft and fluffier appearance than unbonded batting. It is an excellent choice for quilts and comforters. It is easy to sew ...

Google previewQuilting For Dummies (2011)

by Cheryl Fall

Perhaps it's because they like the old-fashioned look or want to stay true to traditions (polyester batting is a new-fangled...

A nice thing about cotton/ polyester batting is that you can quilt it at slightly larger stitching intervals than 100 percent cotton...

Google previewQuilt it with Wool (2010)

Projects Stitched on Tartans, Tweeds & Other Toasty Fabrics by Nathalie Mornu

Batting is that mysterious middle layer that you can't see, but you know exists because it adds more weight, warmth, and...

Google previewThe Lafayette Weekly (1882)

Good batting is the strong point this year. Of the men six are heavy batters and the other three are good. Stevens Institute has a splendid pitcher, but in the game of May 18, our men hit him the heaviest of any team they had played. Seven of ...

Google previewCricket (1894)

by Edward Lyttelton (Hon.)

Batting is a science in itself which contains more variety (if we consider differences of wickets, etc. ) than almost any other game ; for instance, as compared with a game like tennis, it has the advantage of using both arms — that is, a double set ...

Google previewAdult Guide to Children's Team Sports (2002)

by James Harry Humphrey, Deborah A. Yow

(Fungo batting means that the batter throws the ball up and hits it.) For a right-handed batter, the bat is held with the right hand. It can rest on the shoulder, or it can be held out to the side.

Google preview25 Patchwork Quilt Blocks (2013)

Projects and Inspiration from Katy Jones by Katy Jones

Another consideration with a natural batting is that the wrinkles can help hide those little mistakes we all make when starting out, such as slightly mismatched points or lessthanperfect quilting!

Google previewFast-Folded Flowers (2001)

Timesaving Techniques for a Quilted Bouquet by Laura Farson

Batting is the layer of insulation and sometimes stiffening material placed between the front and back layers of a quilt. It can be cotton, wool, or polyester. The lightest and thinnest batting works best in flower units. (See 1.1) Inserting batting is ...

Google previewSo, You Want to Coach? a How to Book for Parents Essential Information for Coaching Grade School Children (2010)

by Jr. James W. McLauchlan

Batting is the biggest difference between T-Ball and other leagues.

Google previewThe Baseball Handbook (2002)

by Bernie Walter

Batting is a constant battle of adjustments requiring tremendous experience. Every at bat, every time in the batter's box, warrants a game plan. The player should look forward enthusiastically to batting and getting a ...

Google previewFundamentals of Modern Manufacturing (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Batting: Batting is a layer of insulation used in quilting between a top layer of patchwork and a bottom layerof backing material. Batting is usually made of cotton, polyester, and/or wool. Fiber artistsand hand spinners useadrum carder tomake ...

Google previewThe Softball Coaching Bible, Volume II (2013)

by National Fastpitch Coaches Association

Jenny Allard Batting is a dynamic and complex skill, one of the most difficult skills in sport because both objects (the ball and the bat) are in motion at the same time . Hitting the ball at the correct time with the correct technique to register a hit ...

Google previewBig Book of Quilting (2005)

Hundreds of Tips, Tricks & Techniques by Michele Morrow Harer

Batting is the layer of insulation and sometimes stiffening material placed between the front and back layers of a quilt. It can be cotton, wool, or polyester. The lightest and thinnest batting works best in flower units. (See 1.1) Inserting ...

Google previewModern Minimal (2012)

20 Bold & Graphic Quilts by Alissa Haight Carlton

Batting. Batting is the layer of filling that goes between the quilt top and quilt back, giving the quilt its wonderful drape and weight. There is a huge ...

Google preview70 Classic Quilting Patterns (2012)

Ready-to-Use Designs and Instructions by Gwen Marston, Joe Cunningham

Cotton batting is the most difficult to handle and requires the closest quilting, but it gives the “ОШ-{автioned” look. Our favorite batt is the Cotton Classic, made by the Fairfield Corporation. It is 80% cotton and 20% polyester, combining the best ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Of Quilting and Patchwork Techniques (2005)

by Katharine Guerrier

Batting is a very important part of the quilt and needs to be selected carefully. Many different materials are available to suit a quilt's purpose. • Polyester This is a manmade fiber available in different thicknesses known by weight, 2 ounces ...

Google previewThe New Dickson Baseball Dictionary (1999)

A Cyclopedic Reference to More Than 7,000 Words, Names, Phrases, and Slang Expressions that Define the Game, Its Heritage, Culture, and Variations by Paul Dickson

batting Attempting to hit a pitched ball; the act of coming to home plate with a bat in an attempt to become a baserunner. 1st Use. 1861. (Sunday Mercury, Aug. 10; Edward J. Nichols). batting average The standard numerical measure of a ...

Google previewThe Red Sox Encyclopedia (1998)

by Robert Redmount

Lifetime Batting Average of .294 . . . Batted Over .300 5 years . ..Won National League Home ...

Google previewThe Dodgers Encyclopedia (2000)

by William McNeil

ries, batting .400 with two triples as the Dodgers raced to an historic four-game sweep of the New York Yankees. After an off year offensively, tragedy struck the sensational youngster early in 1965. Sliding into second base in an attempt to ...

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Quotes about Batting

I have no expectation of making a hit every time I come to bat. What I seek is the highest possible batting average. (Franklin Delano Roosevelt)
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Scrabble value of B3A1T1T1I1N1G2

The value of this 7-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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