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At Bat

Entertainment / Baseball / At Bat: The offensive team’s turn to bat the ball and score. Each player takes a turn at bat until three outs are made. Each Batter’s opportunity at the plate is scored as an "at bat’ for him MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Squire: A knight-in-training, a young boy who has spent several years as a page to learn humility, patience, and the manners of polite society and who is now acting as the servant of a knight while he perfect MORE

Loose Credit

Business / Finance / Loose Credit: Policy by the Federal Reserve Board to make loans less expensive and more available by reducing interest rates through open market operations. MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Saga: The word comes from the Old Norse term for a 'saw' or a 'saying.' Sagas are Scandinavian and Icelandic prose narratives about famous historical heroes, notable families, or the exploits of kings and w MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Heraldry: The study of coats-of-arms and aristocratic insignia, or the creation of such items according to medieval custom. In late medieval times, court officers called heralds were responsible for announcing, MORE

Batch File

Technology / Computers / Batch File: A file that has the .BAT extension. This file usually contains a sequence (or batch) of commands. A batch files set of commands can be executed all at once by the batch file name rather than by each i MORE