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Word of the Day 10/06/16 Testudinal

Testudinal (adjective)
testudinal [te-stood-n-l, -styood-]


adjective
1. pertaining to or resembling a tortoise or tortoise shell.

Also, testudinarian [te-stood-n-air-ee-uh n, -styood-]

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Origin: 1815-25; < Latin testūdin- (stem of testūdō) tortoise (see testudo) + -al

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