English dictionary



Hint: In most browsers you can lookup any word by double click it.

English noun: tortoiseshell turtle

1. tortoiseshell turtle (animal) pugnacious tropical sea turtle with a hawk-like beak; source of food and the best tortoiseshell


SynonymsEretmochelys imbricata, hawkbill, hawksbill, hawksbill turtle


Broader (hypernym)marine turtle, sea turtle


Member meronymEretmochelys, genus Eretmochelys









Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2024 onlineordbog.dk