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fly'ing fox'




1. any large fruit bat of the genus Pteropus, of Old World tropical regions, having a foxlike head.
2. Australian.an aerial conveyor belt or suspended carrier operating on cables, often used to convey ore, dirt, or the like, over rivers and gorges in mining or construction operations.

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