from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various freshwater turtles of the family Trionychidae, having a flat carapace covered with leathery skin and a fleshy elongated snout.
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- n. A variant form of soft-shell turtle.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Same as Soft tortoise, under Soft.
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- n. voracious aquatic turtle with a flat flexible shell covered by a leathery skin; can inflict painful bites
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