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Meaning of PHYLLOSTOME

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Phyl"lo*stome\, n. [Phyllo- + Gr. ? mouth.]
(Zo["o]l.)
Any bat of the genus {Phyllostoma}, or allied genera, having
large membranes around the mouth and nose; a nose-leaf bat.

 

 

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