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Meaning of “turtle” - Learner’s Dictionary

turtle

noun [C]     /ˈtɜːtl/
an animal with four legs and a hard shell that lives mainly in waterReptile and amphibian names
Translations of “turtle”
in Arabic سُلَحْفاة بَحَرِيّة…
in Korean 거북이…
in Malaysian penyu…
in French tortue de mer…
in Turkish deniz/su kaplumbağası…
in Italian tartaruga marina…
in Chinese (Traditional) 龜, 海龜…
in Russian черепаха…
in Polish żółw (wodny lub morski)…
in Vietnamese rùa…
in Spanish tortuga marina…
in Portuguese tartaruga marinha…
in Thai เต่า…
in German die Seeschildkröte…
in Catalan tortuga (marina)…
in Japanese 海ガメ…
in Indonesian penyu, kura-kura…
in Chinese (Simplified) 龟, 海龟…
(Definition of turtle from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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