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Battered

Forms that slope from a true vertical plane from bottom to top, as in the outside surface of a wall.

battered

A term descriptive of a surface that is inclined or tilted with respect to the vertical; for example, a battered wall.
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served Corona Battered Fish 'n Chips with Spicy Jalapeno Tartar Sauce and Lime Wedges as a dinner entree and in a smaller portion for lunch.
Research exploring myths held about battered women has provided substantial evidence to discredit many untruths (Pagelow, 1997).
14) The difficulties a battered woman confronts when attempting to advance this defense have been well articulated in the legal literature and stem largely from two sources: (1) the male-gendered norms of "reasonableness" inherent in the laws of self-defense; (15) and (2) the misconceptions the public (hence jurors) holds regarding battered women and the battering context.
The story provides a rare glimpse into the elusive lives of battered immigrant women.
In 1994, to further assist victims of domestic violence, Sweden founded the National Centre for Battered and Raped Women at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Uppsala University Hospital.
Chapter one, by Professor Albert Roberts, shatters the nine myths about battered women.
lawyer who works with the National Network for Battered Immigrant Women.
In recent years the market for battered and breaded products has risen rapidly as the ability to coat various food products has become more understood.
HOUSTON -- Fred's For Starters[R], the frozen breaded and battered appetizers division of Windsor Foods, announced the addition of Breaded Green Chile Fries to its successful Fancy Fries[TM] product line.
Andrew and his team at Bearwood are creating a battered Christmas dinner with all the trimmings.
Batters are responsible for soaking up most of the oil and fat when vegetables are battered and fried.