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  1. calipash(Noun)

    A food of the greenish material found underneath the upper half of a turtle's carapace (shell).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Calipash(noun)

    a part of a turtle which is next to the upper shell. It contains a fatty and gelatinous substance of a dull greenish tinge, much esteemed as a delicacy in preparations of turtle

  2. Origin: [F. carapace, Sp. carapacho. Cf Calarash, Carapace.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Calipash

    kal′i-pash, n. the part of a turtle close to the upper shell, consisting of a fatty gelatinous substance of a dull greenish colour.—n. Cal′ipee, the white portion from the belly—a fatty gelatinous substance of a light-yellowish colour. [Prob. corr. of West Ind. words.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of calipash in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of calipash in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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