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 means of fleshy pectoral and pelvic fins
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
- Bat in
Sports. the wooden club used in certain games, as baseball and cricket, to strike the ball. a racket, especially one used in badminton or table tennis. a whip used by a jockey. the act of using a club or racket in a game. the right or turn to use a club or racket. a heavy […]