turtling

noun
tur·​tling | \ ˈtərt-liŋ How to pronounce turtling (audio) , ˈtər-tᵊl-iŋ\

Definition of turtling

: the action or process of catching turtles

First Known Use of turtling

1669, in the meaning defined above

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