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large heterogeneous group of RNA viruses divisible into groups on the basis of the virions; they have been recovered from arthropods, bats, and rodents; most are borne by arthropods; they are linked by the epidemiologic concept of transmission between ver arborvirus , arbovirus
strong elastic wood of any of various ash trees; used for furniture and tool handles and sporting goods such as baseball bats ash
(baseball) a boy who takes care of bats and other baseball equipment bat boy
any of numerous medium to small insectivorous bats found worldwide in caves and trees and buildings brown bat
old order dating to early Eocene: bats: suborder Megachiroptera (fruit bats); suborder Microchiroptera (insectivorous bats) Chiroptera , order Chiroptera
bats, concerning chiropteran , vespertilian
true vampire bats Desmodontidae , family Desmodontidae
type genus of the Desmodontidae: vampire bats Desmodus , genus Desmodus
vampire bats Diphylla , genus Diphylla
one of the smallest bats of eastern North America eastern pipistrel , Pipistrellus subflavus
radarlike sensory system of bats and dolphins echolocation
mastiff bats Eumops , genus Eumops
Old World leafnose bats family Hipposideridae , Hipposideridae
Old World false vampire bats family Megadermatidae , Megadermatidae
mastiff bats; freetail bats family Molossidae , Molossidae
New World leaf-nosed bats family Phyllostomatidae , family Phyllostomidae , Phyllostomatidae , Phyllostomidae
Old World leaf-nosed bats family Rhinolophidae , Rhinolophidae
majority of common bats of temperate regions of the world family Vespertilionidae , Vespertilionidae
horseshoe bats genus Hipposideros , Hipposideros
leafnose bats genus Macrotus
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