a fox, Vulpes chama, inhabiting dry areas of southern Africa and having large pointed ears, silvery gray coat, and a bushy tail with a black tip.
any of the flat-bodied, marine fishes of the family Ogcocephalidae, as Ogcocephalus vespertilio, common in the southern Atlantic coastal waters of the U.S. a stingray, Aetobatis californicus, found off the coast of California. noun (pl) -fish, -fishes any angler of the family Ogcocephalidae, having a flattened scaleless body and moving on the sea floor by […]
to catch birds at night by dazzling them with a light and then capturing them in a net. verb (intransitive) to catch birds by temporarily blinding them with light
- Bat girl
a girl or young woman who takes care of the bats and sometimes other equipment of a team. Historical Examples She had recently read a very horrible tale entitled “The bat girl.” Marjorie Dean, College Sophomore Pauline Lester
- Bat hayil
noun a variant spelling of Bat Chayil