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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having an projection resembling a leaf on the nose.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Having a leaflike membrane on the nose; -- said of certain bats, esp. of the genera Phyllostoma and Rhinonycteris. See vampire.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having a foliaceous appendage on the snout; rhinolophine or phyllostomous, as various bats.


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