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camel

the common name for a member of the mammalian family Camelidae that also includes dromedaries and llamas. They are even-toed UNGULATES and the RUMEN of the stomach has numerous pouches and diverticulae which are capable of storing large amounts of water.

camel

humped members of the Camelidae family of exotic ruminants.

Arabian camel
called also Camelus dromedarius, or single-humped camel.
bactrian camel
two-humped camel. Called also Camelus bactrianus, dromedary.
camel bush
trichodesmazeylanica.
dromedary camel
one-humped camel. Called also Camelus dromedarius.
camel poison
gyrostemon spp., erythrophleumchlorostachys, trichodesmazeylanica.
single-humped camel
see Arabian camel (above).
camel thorn
acaciaerioloba.
camel thorn
+ molopo moth Acacia erioloba + Gonometa spp.
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He added: "Camel owners know that it is common for male camels swim in the sea from one beach to another in search of food or to mate, when they smell female camels in the nearby coastal areas.
Punjab is also looking to exploit the export potential of camel milk in the long run.
Today despite modern urbanisation, camels remain a great source of pride not only for camel breeders but all Arabs, who recognise camels as icons of Arab heritage, life and economy.
If caught with the ring with a number for the camel, the owners claim they sold the camel years ago.
Thanks to the efforts of custodians King Salman bin Adulaziz Al Saud and His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Price and Deputy Prime Minister and General supervisor of the camel club, the total prize money for winning camels has been announced at over SR215 million ($57.
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On her part, Prof Amal Bakhit in Sudan University of Science &Technology and chairman of the conference Scientific Committee said that Camel is a very strong animal has ability to resistance the conditions of climate change.
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unveiled the yellow reflective collar last week on a cooperating camel.