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Another group showed that regular old toilet plungers work great for taking the snap out of snapping turtles—which is no small miracle.
Responding to a report, an officer found a snapping turtle that had an injury to its shell and took it to an emergency veterinarian for treatment.
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SNAPPING TURTLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of snapping turtle for English Language Learners
: a large American turtle that has strong jaws and that is sometimes used for food
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