"monk bat" meaning in All languages combined

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Noun [English]

Etymology: So called because the males live in communities by themselves. Head templates: {{en-noun}} monk bat (plural monk bats) Forms: monk bats [plural]
  1. Molossus nasutus, a South American and West Indian bat. Categories (lifeform): Bats
    Sense id: monk_bat-en-noun-Qf6SRH24

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