HyperDic: giant_tortoise

English > 1 sense of the expression giant tortoise:
NOUNanimalgiant tortoisevery large tortoises of the Galapagos and Seychelles islands
English > giant tortoise: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
MeaningVery large tortoises of the Galapagos and Seychelles islands.
Member ofGeochelone, genus Geochelonegiant tortoises
Testudo, genus Testudotype genus of the Testudinidae
Broadertortoiseusually herbivorous land turtles having clawed elephant-like limbs
Spanishtortuga gigante
Catalantortuga gegant

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