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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of American phyllostomine bats, notable in its family for the absence of a distinct nose-leaf, but having various extraordinary excrescences upon the face, which produce a most grotesque physiognomy. C. senex is the type.

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