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turtle

noun
a kind of large tortoise, especially one living in water.
tortue de mer
turtleneck noun (a garment, especially a sweater, with) a high round neck
(à) col roulé
He was wearing a turtleneck (also adjective) a turtleneck sweater.
turtle soup soup made from the flesh of a type of turtle.
consommé à la tortue
Translations of “turtle”
in Korean 거북이…
in Arabic سُلَحْفاة بَحَرِيّة…
in Italian tartaruga marina…
in Chinese (Traditional) 龜, 海龜…
in Russian черепаха…
in Turkish deniz/su kaplumbağası…
in Polish żółw (wodny lub morski)…
in Spanish tortuga marina…
in Portuguese tartaruga marinha…
in German die Seeschildkröte…
in Catalan tortuga (marina)…
in Japanese 海ガメ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 龟, 海龟…
(Definition of turtle from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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