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n. tortoise

Definition of tortoise in English

Terrestrial reptile, generally herbivorous, with a bulky and rounded carapace that allows it to defend itself by hiding its head and legs.

Synonyms of tortoise in English

turtle

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n. Galápagos giant tortoise

Definition of Galápagos giant tortoise in English

Tortoise of large size, native to the Galápagos Islands and known for its great longevity.

Synonyms of Galápagos giant tortoise in English

Galápagos tortoisegiant tortoise

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n. Galápagos tortoise

Definition of Galápagos tortoise in English

Tortoise of large size, native to the Galápagos Islands and known for its great longevity.

Synonyms of Galápagos tortoise in English

Galápagos giant tortoisegiant tortoise

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n. water tortoise

Definition of water tortoise in English

Small turtle with a shell that is generally brown with yellow or green markings and webbed hind feet that enable it to swim.

Synonyms of water tortoise in English

terrapin