fruit bat definition

  • noun:
    • some of numerous fruit-eating bats associated with suborder Megachiroptera, inhabiting chiefly exotic and subtropical regions of Africa, Asia, and Australia.
    • any of a few exotic fruit-eating bats of this family members Pteropodidae
    • one of many Frugivora; -- called in addition fruit-eating bat.
    • A fruit-eating or frugivorous bat for the family members Pteropodid√¶, or suborder Frugivora; a fox-bat or flying-fox. See cut in after that line.
    • huge Old World bat of cozy and exotic regions that nourishes on fresh fruit

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