English version

fruit bat

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Animals
fruit batˈfruit bat noun [countable]  HBAa large bat (=small animal like a flying mouse) that lives in hot countries and eats fruit
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fruit batSome species of fruit bat also sip nectar when it is available.Probably, like the fruit bat Rousettus, they just time the silent interval between each click and its echo.
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