Diphylla

noun Di·phyl·la \dīˈfilə\

Definition of Diphylla

  1. :  a genus of bloodsucking bats of the family Desmodontidae — see vampire 3

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Origin and Etymology of diphylla

New Latin, from di- + -phylla (from Greek phyllon leaf); from the bifoliate nose leaf — more at blow (to blossom)


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