phyllorhine

adjective phyl·lo·rhine \ˈfiləˌrīn, -rə̇n\

Definition of phyllorhine

  1. 1 :  leaf-nosed

  2. 2 :  of or relating to leaf-nosed bats or to the genera they belong to

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Origin and Etymology of phyllorhine

New Latin Phyllorhina (synonym of Hipposideros), from phyll- + -rhina


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