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battik

[buh-teek, bat-ik] /bəˈtik, ˈbæt ɪk/
noun, verb (used with object)
1.
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British Dictionary definitions for battik

batik

/ˈbætɪk/
noun
1.
  1. a process of printing fabric in which parts not to be dyed are covered by wax
  2. fabric printed in this way
  3. (as modifier): a batik shirt
Word Origin
C19: via Malay from Javanese: painted

battik

/ˈbætɪk/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of batik
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