Vampyrum

noun Vam·py·rum \(ˈ)vam¦pīrəm\

Definition of Vampyrum

  1. :  a genus of South and Central American bats (family Phyllostomatidae) that includes various harmless insectivorous usually spearnose bats — compare vampire 3a

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Origin and Etymology of vampyrum

New Latin, from vampyrus vampire, from French vampire


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