Baton

Baton may refer to:

In stick-like objects:

  • Baton (conducting), a short thin stick used for directing a musical performance
  • Baton, a type of club (weapon)
    • Baton (law enforcement)
    • Baton charge, a coordinated tactic for dispersing crowds of people,
  • Baton (running), an object transferred by runners in a relay race
  • Baton (symbol), a symbolic attribute of military or other office
  • Baton (twirling), a light metal rod used for keeping time, twirling, and juggling in marching band and parade performances
  • Baton sinister, a mark of cadency in heraldry
  • Baton, a smaller version of a baguette
  • Baton, in stick juggling, the central stick, which is manipulated with the side-sticks (control sticks)
  • Baton, another name for the suit of wands in the Italian and French tarot decks

In other uses:

  • BATON, a Type 1 block cipher, used by the United States to secure all types of classified information
  • Baton Bob, a costumed street performer currently based in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Baton Broadcasting, a Canadian broadcaster, now owned by CTVglobemedia
  • Baton Broadcasting System, a defunct television system owned by Baton Broadcasting Inc.
  • "Baton Bunny", a Bugs Bunny cartoon of the Looney Tunes series produced in 1958
  • BATON Overlay or Balanced Tree Over-lay Network, a distributed tree structure for Peer-to-Peer (P2P) systems
  • Baton Records, a record label
  • Baton Rouge, the capital city of Louisiana, USA

Other articles related to "baton":

LSU Tigers Football, 1910–1919 - 1911 - Schedule
... Southwestern Louisiana (University Louisiana-Lafayette)* State Field • Baton Rouge, LA W 42–0 October 14, 1911 Louisiana Normal (Northwestern State ... AR L 0–11 December 9, 1911 Tulane State Field • Baton Rouge, LA W 6–0 ...
Chuck Wiley - Personal
... in 2001 that works with youth mentoring and foster care children in Baton Rouge, La ... The city of Baton Rouge city council named June 27 "Chuck Wiley Day" for his community service in the city of Baton Rouge ... He host the annual "Chuck Wiley Bayou AllStars Football and Cheerleader Camp" in Baton Rouge and the "Omega Football and Cheerleader Camp" in Atlanta ...
Magnolia Bowl - Game Results
... Date Site Winning team Losing team Series December 3, 1894 Baton Rouge Mississippi 26 LSU 6 Ole Miss 1-0 November 13, 1896 Vicksburg LSU 12 Mississippi 4 ...
Baton Rouge Open (Nationwide Tour Event)
... The Baton Rouge Open was a golf tournament on the Nationwide Tour ... It was played at the Country Club of Louisiana in Baton Rouge, Louisiana ...
Pseudophilotes Baton
... The Baton Blue (Pseudophilotes baton) is a butterfly of the Lycaenidae family ... It is found in Central and Southern Europe ...