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flatback

(ˈflætˌbæk)
n
1. (Animals) a short name for the flatback turtle, Natator depressa, which is native to Australasia and characterized by the flatness of its back
2. med a short name for flatback syndrome, a condition in which curvature has been lost from the spine
adj
having a flat back, defined or characterized by the flatness of the back
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Several important donations enriched our ceramic collections in the 1990s, including the flatback figures from the Catherine Fleming Collection.
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Mating system, multiple paternities and effective population size in the endemic flatback turtle (Natator depressus) in Australia.
Seven different species of (https://oceantoday.noaa.gov/endoceanseaturtles/) sea turtle exist in the world's ocean, including the green, hawksbill, loggerhead, leatherback, olive ridley, Kemp's ridley and flatback. Almost all species of the turtles are listed as endangered with the World Wildlife Foundation.
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