Meaning of batik
Pronunciation: (bu-tēk', bat'ik), [key]
- a technique of hand-dyeing fabrics by using wax as a dye repellent to cover parts of a design, dyeing the uncovered fabric with a color or colors, and dissolving the wax in boiling water.
- the fabric so decorated.
- to hand-dye (material) using the technique of batik.
- batik (Thesaurus)