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Terrapin
Terrapin Ter"ra*pin, n. [Probably of American Indian origin.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of tortoises living in fresh and brackish waters. Many of them are valued for food. [Written also terapin, terrapen, terrapene, and turapen.]

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- A terrapin is one of several small species of turtle living in fresh or brackish water. Terrapins do not form a taxonomic unit and may not be related...
- The Maryland Terrapins football team represents the University of Maryland, College Park in the sport of American football. The Terrapins compete in the...
- diamondback terrapins weigh 300 g (11 oz) on average, while females weigh around 500 g (18 oz). The largest females can weigh up to 1,000 g (35 oz). Terrapins look...
- wanted a better nickname. Byrd thought "Terrapins" was a good choice because of the diamondback terrapins endemic to the Chesapeake Bay region. Byrd's...
- a song album by the Greatful Dead HMS Terrapin (P323), a British ship Terrapin Beer Company Maryland Terrapins, the athletic teams of the University of...
- The Maryland Terrapins men's basketball team represents the University of Maryland in National Collegiate Athletic ****ociation Division I competition...
- Maryland Terrapins basketball may refer to: Maryland Terrapins men's basketball Maryland Terrapins women's basketball...
- "The Terrapin" is a short story by Patricia Highsmith. Based on the difficult relationship Highsmith had with her own mother, the story revolves around...
- Maryland Terrapins football team represented the University of Maryland, College Park in the 2020 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Terrapins pla****...
- It was first used in 1944 at Antwerp during the Battle of the Scheldt. Terrapins served with the Royal Engineer ****ault teams of the 79th Armoured Division...
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