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batter

[′bad·ər]
(civil engineering)
A uniformly steep slope in a retaining wall or pier; inclination is expressed as 1 foot horizontally per vertical unit (in feet).

Batter

A wall that gently slopes inward toward the top.

batter

To incline from the vertical. A wall is said to batter when it recedes as it rises.
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With all of these batter types, RHM offer an unlimited range of flavoured predusts, giving the meat, fish or poultry an enhanced appeal.
As the batter ice cream concept continues to gain momentum, and interest among ice cream aficionados grows, it is the perfect time for the flavor's originator to expand upon this beloved taste profile.
Richer than a Russian oil baron, it tasted intense and extremely succulent thanks, in part, to an orange jelly stitching the filling to the batter.
The batter is out if the ball is caught before it hits the ground or if the ball is fielded before the batter reaches a marker.
Developed by owner and creative chef, Isabel Gordon, Isabel's Naturally Free From batter mix combines a complex blend of native Brazilian root Hours, which when added to water or beer makes a wonderfully smooth batter mix ideal for fish, poultry and vegetables.
AUSTIN, Texas, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- After blasting the previous record by almost 10,000 pancakes, Batter Blaster is now the official world record holder for "Most Pancakes Made in 8 Hours," as certified by Guinness World Records(TM).
4-g dry materials that had been battered with the same batter formula.
It all began when Steve, son of Ruthie and nephew of Gussie Rados, won top honors at the 1997 James Beard Foundation Latke Lovers Cook-Off and was bombarded with requests for the recipe so he decided to package it as a batter for the convenience of all.
You essentially make the batter go for balls outside the strike zone.
The increased distance will certainly present a big challenge and force the batter to hit through the ball.
The run support was more than enough for Grover, who let only one batter besides Loehr reach scoring position.
The batter tosses the ball up and hits it toward the fielders.