chicken turtle


noun

an edible, freshwater turtle, Deirochelys reticularia, of the southeastern U.S., characterized by a long neck and by the network of fine, yellow lines marking the dark carapace.

Nearby words

  1. chicken run,
  2. chicken shit,
  3. chicken snake,
  4. chicken switch,
  5. chicken tetrazzini,
  6. chicken wire,
  7. chicken with its head cut off,
  8. chicken-and-egg,
  9. chicken-fried,
  10. chicken-fry

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