Pacific terrapin

noun

Definition of Pacific terrapin

: an aquatic mud turtle (Clemmys marmorata) sold as terrapin in West Coast markets

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“Pacific terrapin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pacific%20terrapin. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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