freetailed bat
freetailed bat freetailed bat n. A small swift bat with leathery ears and a long tail; common in warm regions.

Syn: freetail. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • freetailed bat — noun small swift insectivorous bat with leathery ears and a long tail; common in warm regions • Syn: ↑freetail, ↑free tailed bat • Hypernyms: ↑carnivorous bat, ↑microbat • Hyponyms: ↑guano bat, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • carnivorous bat — noun typically having large ears and feeding primarily on insects; worldwide in distribution • Syn: ↑microbat • Hypernyms: ↑bat, ↑chiropteran • Hyponyms: ↑mouse eared bat, ↑leafnose bat, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • free-tailed bat — noun small swift insectivorous bat with leathery ears and a long tail; common in warm regions • Syn: ↑freetail, ↑freetailed bat • Hypernyms: ↑carnivorous bat, ↑microbat • Hyponyms: ↑guano bat, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pocketed bat — noun small brown bat of California and northern Mexico • Syn: ↑pocketed freetail bat, ↑Tadirida femorosacca • Hypernyms: ↑freetail, ↑free tailed bat, ↑freetailed bat * * * noun : a small brown free tailed b …   Useful english dictionary

  • guano bat — noun the common freetail bat of southern United States having short velvety fur; migrates southward for winter • Syn: ↑Mexican freetail bat, ↑Tadarida brasiliensis • Hypernyms: ↑freetail, ↑free tailed bat, ↑freetailed bat …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mexican freetail bat — noun the common freetail bat of southern United States having short velvety fur; migrates southward for winter • Syn: ↑guano bat, ↑Tadarida brasiliensis • Hypernyms: ↑freetail, ↑free tailed bat, ↑freetailed bat …   Useful english dictionary

  • pocketed freetail bat — noun small brown bat of California and northern Mexico • Syn: ↑pocketed bat, ↑Tadirida femorosacca • Hypernyms: ↑freetail, ↑free tailed bat, ↑freetailed bat …   Useful english dictionary

  • microbat — noun typically having large ears and feeding primarily on insects; worldwide in distribution • Syn: ↑carnivorous bat • Hypernyms: ↑bat, ↑chiropteran • Hyponyms: ↑mouse eared bat, ↑leafnose bat, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • freetail — noun small swift insectivorous bat with leathery ears and a long tail; common in warm regions • Syn: ↑free tailed bat, ↑freetailed bat • Hypernyms: ↑carnivorous bat, ↑microbat • Hyponyms: ↑guano bat, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tadarida brasiliensis — noun the common freetail bat of southern United States having short velvety fur; migrates southward for winter • Syn: ↑guano bat, ↑Mexican freetail bat • Hypernyms: ↑freetail, ↑free tailed bat, ↑freetailed bat …   Useful english dictionary

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