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bat-eared fox

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Definition of bat-eared fox in English:

noun

A small fox found in southern and East Africa, with very large ears that are used to locate insect prey.
  • Otocyon megalotis, family Canidae
Example sentences
  • You will also see gemsbok, springbok, eland, blue wildebeest, cheetahs, wild dogs, jackals, bat-eared foxes and leopards.
  • The stars of the show are, of course, the animals and the collection is impressive, including lions, tigers, elephants, gorillas, chimpanzees, sable antelope, bat-eared foxes, dolphins, polar bears and many other species.
  • The bat-eared fox also scores relatively high on the second canonical variate, closely followed by the arctic fox and the remaining foxes.

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