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  • n. Alternative form of pipistrelle.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A small European bat (Vesperugo pipistrellus); -- called also flittermouse.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A small European bat, Vesperugo pipistrellus, one of the most abundant species, of a reddish-brown color, paler and grayer below.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. small European brown bat


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