noun My·o·tis \mīˈōtə̇s\

Definition of Myotis

  1. :  a very large cosmopolitan genus of vespertilionid bats comprising the common brown bats and numerous related forms

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Origin and Etymology of myotis

New Latin, from my- + -otis (from Greek ōt-, -ous ear) — more at ear

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a brief usually trivial fact

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