HyperDic: leatherback_turtle

English > 1 sense of the expression leatherback turtle:
NOUNanimalleatherback turtle, leatherback, leathery turtle, Dermochelys coriaceawide-ranging marine turtle with flexible leathery carapace
English > leatherback turtle: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
Meaningwide-ranging marine turtle with flexible leathery carapace; largest living turtle.
Synonymsleatherback, leathery turtle, Dermochelys coriacea
Member ofDermochelys, genus Dermochelystype genus of the Dermochelyidae
Broadersea turtle, marine turtleAny of various large turtles with limbs modified into flippers
Spanishtortuga de cuero, trotuga laúd
CatalanDermochelys coriacea, tortuga llaüt

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