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Tor·tu·ga

 (tôr-to͞o′gə)
An island in the West Indies off northern Haiti. It was a pirate refuge in the 1600s.

Tortuga

(tɔːˈtuːɡə)
n
(Placename) an island in the Caribbean, off the NW coast of Haiti: haunt of pirates in the 17th century. Area: 180 sq km (70 sq miles). French name: La Tortue

Tor•tu•ga

(tɔrˈtu gə)

n.
an island off the N coast of and belonging to Haiti: formerly a pirate stronghold. 70 sq. mi. (180 sq. km).
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Los resultados del taller implementado se utilizaron como un diagnostico inicial en esta investigacion, cuya pertinencia radica en el hecho de considerar como prioritaria la conservacion de la tortuga marina en la localidad, pero sobre todo articular las acciones establecidas a los planes de educacion publica que en los ultimos anos han hecho modificaciones curriculares en el area de las ciencias naturales en favor de un desarrollo sustentable.
French tortue, like Spanish tortuga and Italian tartaruga, ultimately descends from Late Latin tartarucha.
La tortuga charapa o arrau (Podocnemis expansa), tambien denominada tortuga gigante sudamericana, esta clasificada en la categoria Preocupacion Menor (LC) en la Lista Roja de Especies Amenazadas elaborada por la Union Internacional para la Conservacion de la Naturaleza (IUCN, por sus siglas en ingles) y en el Apendice II de la Convencion Internacional para el Comercio de Especies Amenazadas de Fauna y Flora Silvestres (CITES, por sus siglas en ingles) (Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group, 1996).
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Their catamaran left for the island of Tortuga on Thursday morning.
doliente realidad, paralizada como una tortuga herida,
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Ademas, en las playas se hallan la tortuga verde [Chelonia mydas), la caguama (Caretta caretta), la tortuga carey (Eretmochelys imbricata) y la tortuga laud [Dermochelys coriaceo).
In January 1996, she became the executive officer of USS Tortuga (LSD 46) and deployed to the Adriatic in support of Operation Joint Endeavor, a peacekeeping effort in the former Republic of Yugoslavia.