from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several small freshwater turtles of the genus Sternotherus of the eastern United States and Canada, which emit a musky odor when disturbed.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as musktortoise.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. small freshwater turtle having a strong musky odor
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