chelonian definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, relating to, or belonging to the order Chelonia, including the turtles and tortoises.
    • Of, regarding, or belonging to the order Chelonia (Testudines), which includes the turtles and tortoises.
    • Of or regarding creatures for the tortoise kind.
    • of or relating to or resembling or being a turtle or tortoise
  • noun:
    • A reptile for the order Chelonia.
    • A reptile of this order Chelonia (Testudines)
    • one of several Chelonia or Testudinata; a turtle or tortoise.
    • a reptile regarding the order Chelonia
  • others:
    • Of, with respect to, or getting the characters of Chelonia; testudinate.

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