Definition of Pipistrel

1. Noun. Small European brown bat.




Definition of Pipistrel

1. n. A small European bat (Vesperugo pipistrellus); -- called also flittermouse.

Definition of Pipistrel

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pipistrel

pipier
pipiest
pipiness
pipinesses
piping
piping bag
piping crow
piping crow-shrike
piping down
piping guan
piping hot
piping plover
pipingly
pipings
pipis
pipistrel (current term)
pipistrelle
pipistrelles
pipistrels
pipit
pipits
pipkin
pipkins
pipless
pipobroman
piposulfan
pipotiazine
pipotiazine palmitate
pipped
pippier

Literary usage of Pipistrel

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1. Malaria According to the New Researches by Angelo Celli (1901)
"It remains to be seen if also the non-pigmented species of parasite, which are rarely met with in man, more frequently in the pipistrel and other ..."

2. Japan: Travels and Researches Undertaken at the Cost of the Prussian Government by Johann Justus Rein (1884)
"... of the bats proper there is no species anything like as common as the pipistrel (Vesperugo pipistrellus Buff.) with us. Six species of insect-eaters are ..."

3. A Manual of the Vertebrate Animals of the Northern United States: Including by David Starr Jordan (1899)
"... shorter than head; stout species with thick wings and ears. d. Teeth 36; molars f LASIONYCTERIS, 565. <!<!. Teeth 34; molars! pipistrel.LUS, 566. dtld. ..."

4. Orlando innamorato di Bojardo: Orlando Furioso Di Ariosto by Matteo Maria Boiardo, Lodovico Ariosto (1830)
"... un pipistrel veniva, Ea far la mattinata una civetta, La festa mia del tutto si forniva. De la quale io non credo avervi detta La millesima parte, ..."

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