Rhinopome

Rhinopome

Rhi"no*pome\, n. [Rhino- + Gr. pw^ma a lid. ] (Zo["o]l.) Any old-world bat of the genus Rhinopoma. The rhinopomes have a long tail extending beyond the web, and inhabit caves and tombs.
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