Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The slider, or red-bellied terrapin. See slider, 2.
“Jack Wonnell obediently made a few turns on the windlass, and as the bag came up, two terrapin of the then common diamond-back variety rolled on the deck, and a skilpot.”
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