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Chiroptera

noun plural Chi·rop·tera \ kī-ˈräp-tə-rə \

medical Definition of Chiroptera

: an order of eutherian mammals modified for true flight comprising the recent and extinct bats

chiropter

play \kī-ˈräp-tər\ noun

chiropteran

play \(ˈ)kī-ˈräp-tə-rən\ adjective or noun

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