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bat

EN[bæt] [-æt]
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  • Bats are mammals of the order Chiroptera (/kaɪˈrɒptərə/; from the Greek χείρ - cheir, "hand" and πτερόν - pteron, "wing") whose forelimbs form webbed wings, making them the only mammals naturally capable of true and sustained flight.
  • Bats are the second largest order of mammals (after the rodents), representing about 20% of all classified mammal species worldwide, with about 1,240 bat species divided into two suborders: the less specialized and largely fruit-eating megabats,
  • Bats are present throughout most of the world, performing vital ecological roles of pollinating flowers and dispersing fruit seeds. Many tropical plant species depend entirely on bats for the distribution of their seeds.
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    1. Nouns
      • Nouns with unknown or uncertain plurals
        • Countable nouns
        • Verbs
          • Intransitive verbs
            • Transitive verbs
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          Meaning of bat for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "bat" is a noun, more specifically, a nouns with unknown or uncertain plural and a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
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