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giant tortoise

noun

Simple Definition of giant tortoise

  • : a large plant-eating tortoise

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of giant tortoise

  1. :  any of various large long-lived herbivorous land tortoises (genus Geochelone) formerly common on the islands of the western Indian Ocean and on the Galápagos Islands

Circa 1909

First Known Use of giant tortoise

circa 1909


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