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 Dictionary entry overview: What does Chelydra serpentina mean? 

  The noun CHELYDRA SERPENTINA has 1 sense:

1. large-headed turtle with powerful hooked jaws found in or near water; prone to bite

  Familiarity information: CHELYDRA SERPENTINA used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1Chelydra serpentina [BACK TO TOP]


Large-headed turtle with powerful hooked jaws found in or near water; prone to bite

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Nouns denoting animals


Chelydra serpentina; common snapping turtle; snapper

Hypernyms ("Chelydra serpentina" is a kind of...):

snapping turtle (large aggressive freshwater turtle with powerful jaws)

Holonyms ("Chelydra serpentina" is a member of...):

Chelydra; genus Chelydra (snapping turtles)

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