Vespertiliones
Vespertiliones Ves`per*til`i*o"nes, n. pl. [NL.] (Zo["o]l.) A tribe of bats including the common insectivorous bats of America and Europe, belonging to Vespertilio and allied genera. They lack a nose membrane. [1913 Webster]

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  • VESPERTILIO — inter immundas aves recensetur Sacro Scriptori, qui uti ab Aquila incepit, quae regina est avium, ita in Vespertilione desiit, quae naturae est ambiguae, et inter aves volucresque medium tenet locum, Levit. c. 11. v. 13. 19. Varro in Agathone,… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Vespertilionine — Ves per*til i*o nine, a. (Zo[ o]l.) Of or pertaining to the Vespertiliones. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chiroptera — Chiroptères, Chauves souris Pour les articles homonymes, voir Chauve souris (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Romance languages — romance1 (def. 8). [1770 80] * * * Group of related languages derived from Latin, with nearly 920 million native speakers. The major Romance languages French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, and Romanian are national languages. French is probably… …   Universalium

  • MINYAS — vir quidam Thebanus, cuius filiae Minyeades in vespertiliones sunt commutatae. Ovid. Met. l. 4 …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • MUSSARE — a boum voce μύ μύ, proprie de hoc animali. Virg. l. 12. Arn. v. 718. Mussantque iuvencae. Indead homines translatum, qui cum occulte et depressâ voce loquuntur, quod celatum velint, mussare dici coeperunt, Noniô teste. Varro vero a Mutorum sono… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • TALPA — Levit. c. 11. v. 29. choled a verbo chalad: quod penetrare et suffodere est: ad id enim videtur nata et instituta, ut in desinenti labore terram subruat et suffodiat, hinc ζῶον γεώγυχον Hesychio. Quem in usum rostrum habet acutissimum, et priorum …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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