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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 tur·tle·back /ˈtɝtḷˌbæk/
 龜甲,龜甲甲板

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Tur·tle·back n.
 1. Archaeol. A rude stone celt of a form suggesting the back of a turtle.
 2.  Naut. A convex deck at the bow or stern of a vessel, so made to shed the seas quickly.