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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A genus of bats including some of the common small insectivorous species of North America and Europe.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Linnean genus of mammals, the fourth and last genus of the Linnean order Primates, containing 6 species, and coextensive with the modern order Chiroptera.

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

  • n. a genus of Vespertilionidae


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