tortoiseshell

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tortoiseshell /ˈtoɚtəˌʃɛl/ noun
plural tortoiseshells
tortoiseshell
/ˈtoɚtəˌʃɛl/
noun
plural tortoiseshells
Learner's definition of TORTOISESHELL
[count, noncount] : the usually brown and yellow shell of a turtle that is used to make decorations
[count] : a cat with yellow, orange, white, and black fur
[count] : a usually brown and orange butterfly

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