Ellachick
Ellachick El"la*chick, n. [Native Indian name.] (Zo["o]l.) A fresh-water tortoise ({Chelopus marmoratus}) of California; -- used as food. [1913 Webster]

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  • ellachick — el·la·chick …   English syllables

  • ellachick — ˈeləˌchik noun Etymology: Nisqualli : a freshwater tortoise (Clemmys marmorata) of California used as food …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chelopus marmoratus — Ellachick El la*chick, n. [Native Indian name.] (Zo[ o]l.) A fresh water tortoise ({Chelopus marmoratus}) of California; used as food. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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