Leatherback

Definition of Leatherback

Leath´er`back`
n.1.(Zool.) A large sea turtle (Sphargis coriacea), having no bony shell on its back. It is common in the warm and temperate parts of the Atlantic, and sometimes weighs over a thousand pounds; - called also leather turtle, leathery turtle, leather-backed tortoise, etc.

Related Words

Dermochelys, Dermochelys coriacea, genus Dermochelys, leatherback turtle, leathery turtle, marine turtle, sea turtle
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