the study of fossil animals Also called palaeontology
noun 1. a freshwater turtle, Chrysemys picta, common in the U.S., having bright yellow markings on the head and neck and red markings on the margin of the carapace.
noun 1. a prostitute; slut. noun 1. (old-fashioned, derogatory) a woman whose appearance suggests she is promiscuous
noun 1. a North American trillium, Trillium undulatum, having white flowers streaked with pink or purple.
noun 1. a Chilean plant, Salpiglossis sinuata, of the nightshade family, having large, funnel-shaped flowers in a variety of colors.