Plecotus

noun Ple·co·tus \plə̇ˈkōtəs\

Definition of Plecotus

  1. :  a genus of bats (family Vespertilionidae) consisting of the common long-eared bat of Europe and Asia

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Origin and Etymology of plecotus

New Latin, from Greek plekein to twist, plait, weave + ōt-, ous ear — more at ply, ear


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