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loggerhead

[OED 1772 → but DJE 1707 →] n. a large, inedible sea turtle, Thalassochelys caretta: 1731 (Catesby II 38). (Gen.)

Tags: animal, noun

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Last update: 2011-06-02 07:49
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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