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Definitions of batman
an orderly assigned to serve a British military officer Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
A weight used in the East, varying according to the locality; in Turkey, the greater batman is about 157 pounds, the lesser only a fourth of this; at Aleppo and Smyrna, the batman is 17 pounds. Webster Dictionary DB
A man who has charge of a bathorse and his load. Webster Dictionary DB
A man allowed to each company of the army when on service in the field, who has the charge of the cooking utensils, &c. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
A person appointed to every company of a regiment to take charge of the cooking utensils, &c., usually an officer's servant. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
bat'man, baw'man, n. a man who has charge of a bathorse. [See BATHORSE.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
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