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Synonyms for batten

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to make a large profit

Synonyms for batten

stuffing made of rolls or sheets of cotton wool or synthetic fiber

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a strip fixed to something to hold it firm

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furnish with battens

secure with battens

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Prior to the ceremony, Batten had only read one of the other books--Hana's Suitcase.
Readers are left to ponder Battens loftiest claim: that The Weather Channel has fostered "an enormous surge of interest in the weather.
Even before the result was announced, Redgrave embraced the Battens and Gillian Lindsay and Katherine Grainger.
Batten added: "I am gutted to the point that I feel like jacking it in.
Measure the width of four side planks lying side by side; then add 6" to figure the length of your A side battens (2 1/2" for the channel, plus 1/4" between planks, plus 1 /2" rabbets at each end).
I have reluctantly concluded that the degree of recovery needed to handle my current job at the level required by the company at this time of substantial change is not in the prospect soon enough for me to conscientiously continue further in Knight-Ridder's top leadership position," Batten said.
Reliable, accessible birth control, Batten writes, is "the most revolutionary advance in human evolutionary history.
Batten said that Dialog now has 94,000 subscribers, up from 91,000 at the time the acquisition was announced.
Volt's new office will focus on providing highly skilled professionals in accountancy & finance, engineering, IT, human resources, procurement & supply chain and sales & marketing to meet growing demand across an array of industries," said Batten.
org/what-is-batten-disease/) Batten Disease Support And Research Association reported.
She only revealed her secret as an 18-year-old after seeing Batten in a shopping centre.
For decades Michael Batten, now 70, hid his sordid secret from friends, colleagues and his wife, Cardiff Crown Court heard.
They have named the allotments in honour of Lyn Batten, the wife of ex-Coventry Lord Mayor Dave Batten.
Even if you've never heard her name, it's likely you have seen footage of guitarist Jennifer Batten performing with Michael Jackson.
However, Jennifer Batten, Jackson's guitarist for his massively successful Bad, Dangerous and HIStory world tours, is indeed that Customs House guest