Batting meaning

bătĭng
The action of a person who bats, as in baseball.
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(sewing) Cotton, wool, silk or synthetic material used to stuff the inside of a mattress, quilt etc.
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The act of someone who bats.

The battings of her eyelashes.

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Present participle of bat.
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The act of one who bats.
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Cotton, wool, or synthetic fiber wadded into rolls or sheets, used for stuffing furniture and mattresses and for lining quilts.
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Cotton, wool, or synthetic fiber wadded into sheets and used in bandages, quilts, quilted garments, etc.
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Special cotton for surgery.
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Origin of batting

  • Sense 2, from the beating of raw cotton to clean it

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition