Definition of Testudos

1. testudo [n] - See also: testudo



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Testudos

testosterones
testosteronic
testril
testrill
testrills
testrils
testrionics
tests
tests of criminal responsibility
testudinal
testudinarious
testudinata
testudinate
testudineous
testudo
testudos (current term)
testy
tetanal
tetani
tetania
tetania gastrica
tetania gravidarum
tetania neonatorum
tetania parathyreopriva
tetanic
tetanic convulsion
tetanical
tetanically
tetanics
tetanies

Literary usage of Testudos

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1. A Popular Account of the Ancient Egyptians by John Gardner Wilkinson (1854)
""Nor come before it (the city) with shield, nor cast a bank against it." Isaiah xxxvii. 33. ; Woodcut 341. Four of the king's sons command the four testudos ..."

2. The Nile Boat: Or, Glimpses of the Land of Egypt by William Henry Bartlett (1851)
"Of these testudos, four are commanded by sons of Rameses the Great. One of their allies, the extreme figure on the left, is endeavoring by use of a sharp ..."

3. The Nile boat; or, Glimpses of the land of Egypt by William Henry Bartlett (1850)
"Of these testudos, four are commanded by sons of Rameses the Great. One of their allies, the extreme figure on the left, is endeavouring by use of a sharp ..."

4. The Ordeal by Fire: By a Sergeant in the French Army by Marcel Berger (1916)
"testudos!" bellowed Henriot, in an extraordinarily shrill voice. i There was a gigantic explosion close at hand; the ground shook. ..."

5. The Nile Boat Or, Glimpses of the Land of Egypt / by W.H. Bartlett by William Henry Bartlett (1849)
"Of these testudos, four are commanded by sons of Rameses the Great. One of their allies, the extreme figure on the left, is endeavouring by use of a sharp ..."

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