chuckawalla


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chuckawalla

(ˈtʃʌkəˌwɒlə)
n
another name for chuckwalla
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Or if antelope, bighorn sheep, cactus wrens, peccaries, and coatimundis experience a surge of gladness, does the chuckawalla, the sidewinder, the desert tortoise also?
Local adventures continued: in 1956 she talked a dealer called "Chuckawalla Slim" down from $10 to $5 for a fine miniature of English calcite--for quite a few years this Slim sold surprisingly good and surprisingly varied worldwide minerals out of his trailer, which he mostly kept parked in the desert just outside of Palm Springs.