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baton

US [ˈbæt(ə)n]
UK [ˈbætɒn]
  • n.接力棒;(乐队)指挥棒;(行进中军乐队队长的)指挥杖
  • v.用短棒打
  • Web警棍;乐队指挥棒;巴顿
Plural Form:batons  
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n.
1.
(乐队)指挥棒a thin light stick used by the person (called a conductor ) who is in control of an orchestra , etc.
2.
接力棒a short light stick that one member of a team in a relay race passes to the next person to run
to pass/hand over the baton
交接力棒
The President handed over the baton(= passed responsibility) to his successor.
总统把权杖传给了他的继任者。
3.
(行进中军乐队队长的)指挥杖a long stick that is held and thrown in the air by a person marching in front of a band, or by a majorette

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