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batt

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(materials)
A blanket of insulating material usually 16 inches (41 centimeters) wide and 3 to 6 inches (8 to 15 centimeters) thick, used to insulate building walls and roofs.
(mining engineering)
A thin layer of coal occurring in the lower part of shale strata that lie above and close to a coal bed.

Batt

A length of insulation that is precut to fit certain wall cavity dimensions. Batt insulation is typically sold in a prepackaged roll.

batt insulation

batt insulation installed on underside of subfloor
A flexible blanket-type thermal insulation, commonly used as insulation between studs or joists in frame construction; also used as an acoustical material or a component in sound-insulating construction. Usually made from rock, slag, or glass fibers. Sometimes has a vapor barrier on one side or is entirely enclosed in paper with a vapor barrier on one side. Nominally 16 (40.6 cm) or 24 in. (61 cm) wide, and approx. 1 to 6 in. (2.5 to 15 cm) thick.
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Mike Batt, from Aberbargoed, is in the running to be crowned America's best entrepreneur JOHN O'BOYLE
Mr Batt also invests in high-growthpotential firms in Wales, through investment fund InspireWales.
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But it was on-loan Peterborough striker Batt again who, after jinking his way through the Grecians defence, sent over a quick cross which flew inches away from the boot of Harris, who if he had connected would have certainly found the back of the net.
It was then that I met Mike Batt, but I was too young really and my parents were really keen for me to finish my education.
His snapshot at goal was well saved by Rene Gilmartin but the Saddlers' goalkeeper was unable to hold onto the ball and Batt smashed in the rebound for his first senior goal.
Bruni is now to record six tracks in Paris for Batt.
Health researcher Sharon Batt says there is a shortage of public funding for health advocacy groups, leaving the field wide open for pharmaceutical companies to indirectly influence these groups.
Women and Health Protection, a Health Canada funded working group, commissioned researcher Sharon Batt to take a closer look at where the advice is coming from.
Base fabrics are usually heat-set to stabilize the fabric before batt is applied (see section below).