BastonBas"ton\, n. [OF. baston, F. b[^a]ton, LL. basto. See Bastion, and cf. Baton, and 3d Batten.]1. A staff or cudgel. [Obs.] "To fight with blunt bastons." --Holland. 2. (Her.) See Baton. 3. An officer bearing a painted staff, who formerly was in attendance upon the king's court to take into custody persons committed by the court. --Mozley & W.
|the offspring of a zebra and a donkey.|
|a screen or mat covered with a dark material for shielding a camera lens from excess light or glare.|