Meaning of “terrapin” in the English Dictionary

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"terrapin" in British English

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terrapinnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈter.ə.pɪn/ us /ˈter.ə.pɪn/ plural terrapin or terrapins

a type of small North American turtle that lives in warm rivers and lakes

(Definition of “terrapin” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)