batch file

noun

Definition of batch file

: a computer file containing a series of commands to be executed automatically and sequentially by the operating system

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First Known Use of batch file

1978, in the meaning defined above

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“Batch file.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/batch%20file. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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