turtlet

[ turt-lit ]
/ ˈtɜrt lɪt /

noun

a young or small turtle.

Nearby words

  1. turtle,
  2. turtleback,
  3. turtledove,
  4. turtlehead,
  5. turtleneck,
  6. turves,
  7. turya,
  8. tuscaloosa,
  9. tuscan,
  10. tuscany

Origin of turtlet

First recorded in 1825–35; turtle1 + -et

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