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loggerhead:

see sea turtlesea turtle,
name for several species of large marine turtles found in tropical and subtropical oceans. These turtles are modified for life in the ocean by having flipperlike forelimbs without toes and lightweight shells. Their heads are too large to be withdrawn into the shell.
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loggerhead

1. a large-headed turtle, Caretta caretta, occurring in most seas: family Chelonidae
2. loggerhead shrike a North American shrike, Lanius ludovicianus, having a grey head and body, black-and-white wings and tail, and black facial stripe
3. a tool consisting of a large metal sphere attached to a long handle, used for warming liquids, melting tar, etc.
4. a strong round upright post in a whaleboat for belaying the line of a harpoon
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Deputy minister for food Alun Davies At the launch of the Clwydian Range Food Trail at Loggerheads are David Shiel, Countryside Officer for the Clwydian Range AONB; Jane Clough, of Caffi Florence at Loggerheads; and Geoff Morgan, Chairman of the Clwydian Range Tourism Group
Country parks warden Ruth Calcraft said: "The new interpretation at Loggerheads has to be presented in a way that is in-keeping with the beautiful surroundings.
Sales negotiator with Bellway Homes, Marie Richards on the Tudor Lodge site - a development with a view at Loggerhead in north west Staffordshire.
The station at Loggerheads in North Wales is the 53rd site in Essar's UK network
Hence, locally, and later nationally, the phrase caught on that to be "at Loggerheads" was to be in disagreement.
ORGANISERS who had to cancel Mold Carnival's farmyard themed parade for youngsters due to bad weather, have set up an alternative farm themed picnic at Loggerheads Country Park.
The circular Cliff Top Trail at Loggerheads Country Park is 11/2 mile stroll along the River Alyn, through rich woodland and across limestone cliffs.
If you would like to be involved in the process, please contact the team at loggerheads.countrypark@den-bighshire.gov.uk.