Bulldog bat
Bulldog Bull"dog`, a. Characteristic of, or like, a bulldog; stubborn; as, bulldog courage; bulldog tenacity. [1913 Webster]

{Bulldog bat} (Zo'94l.), a bat of the genus {Nyctinomus}; -- so called from the shape of its face. [1913 Webster]


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  • Bulldog — Bull dog , a. Characteristic of, or like, a bulldog; stubborn; as, bulldog courage; bulldog tenacity. [1913 Webster] {Bulldog bat} (Zo 94l.), a bat of the genus {Nyctinomus}; so called from the shape of its face. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bat — For other uses, see Bat (disambiguation). Bats Temporal range: 52–0 Ma …   Wikipedia

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