bullbat

noun
bull·​bat | \ ˈbu̇l-ˌbat How to pronounce bullbat (audio) , ˈbəl- \

Definition of bullbat

: the common nighthawk (Chordeiles minor)

First Known Use of bullbat

1838, in the meaning defined above

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“Bullbat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bullbat. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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