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- n. A sea turtle species, Eretmochelys imbricata.
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- n. pugnacious tropical sea turtle with a hawk-like beak; source of food and the best tortoiseshell
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He didn't dream any more than the Chink, but coming back he stopped for hawksbill turtle at the very beach where you say the mate of the Flirt was killed.