tube-nosed bat

noun

Definition of tube-nosed bat

: any of several fruit bats (genus Nyctimene) of Australia and the southwest Pacific distinguished by nostrils drawn out into diverging tubes

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“Tube-nosed bat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tube-nosed%20bat. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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