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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a dyed fabric; a removable wax is used where the dye is not wanted;


VERB (1)

1. dye with wax;
- Example: "Indonesian fabrics are often batiked"


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

batik \batik\ n. 1. A dyed fabric with designs drawn on by applying a removable wax where the dye is not wanted. [WordNet 1.5] 2. The method used to create a batik[1]; using wax to allow drawing or printing of designs on a fabric. [PJC]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

batik n 1: a dyed fabric; a removable wax is used where the dye is not wanted v 1: dye with wax; "Indonesian fabrics are often batiked"