camel

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  • Info A camel is an even-toed ungulate within the genus Camelus, bearing distinctive fatty deposits known as "humps" on its back. more...
  • I saw him come into the room one night and he looked like a camel.
  • All she could think was that one more lie would break the camel's back. Cited from The Last Shot, by Frederick Palmer
  • Never were the eyes in a human head so beautiful as a camel's. Cited from As Seen By Me, by Lilian Bell
  • More traditional sports such as camel racing became more popular in the 1970s.
  • They quickly entered the studio to record their first self-titled album, Camel.
  • They were said to be particularly effective against the soft feet of camels.
  • For me the third hair was the one that broke the camel's back. Cited from The Reminiscences of an Astronomer, by Simon Newcomb
  • All their horses died & they had to place the guns on camels.
  • This seems to have been the last hair that broke the camel's back. Cited from There Is No Harm in Dancing, by W. E. Penn
  • This still did not prevent attacks, and they lost many soldiers, camels and horses.
  • These camels are active in the day, and rest together in groups.
  • Male camels begin fighting at age ten and some continue for over a decade.
  • Until then, the final leg of the train journey was still made by camel.
  • On a player's turn, he places two additional camels of any color on the board.
  • He went on to become a founding member of the rock band Camel.
  • If your camel's not quite fresh I can mount you both. Cited from The Magic City, by Edith Nesbit
  • It was said to be particularly effective against the soft feet of camels.
  • It has to do with a material, visible and large-as-life camel's back. Cited from Tales of the Jazz Age, by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • It is a full day event featuring a series of races using camels instead of horses.
  • Some people and organizations use the term camel case only for lower camel case.
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Meaning of camel

  • noun Cud-chewing mammal used as a draft or saddle animal in desert regions