Definitions for cooterˈku tər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

coot•erˈku tər(n.)

  1. any of several large freshwater turtles of the genus Chrysemys, of the S U.S., esp.

    C. floridana.

    Category: Reptiles and Amphibians, Dialect

Origin of cooter:

1820–30,Amer.; said to be < Bambara, Malinke kuta turtle (with related forms in other Niger-Congo languages)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cooter, river cooter, Pseudemys concinna(noun)

    large river turtle of the southern United States and northern Mexico


  1. cooter(Noun)

    A freshwater tortoise (Pseudemus concinna) of Florida.

  2. cooter(Noun)


  3. cooter(Noun)

    A redneck.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cooter(noun)

    a fresh-water tortoise (Pseudemus concinna) of Florida

  2. Cooter(noun)

    the box tortoise


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