chiropatagium

noun

chi·​ro·​patagium
¦kīrə+
plural chiropatagia
: the wing membrane between the fingers in bats

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from chir- + patagium

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“Chiropatagium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chiropatagium. Accessed 26 Nov. 2022.

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