Bactrian camel

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Bactrian camel

a two-humped camel, Camelus bactrianus, used as a beast of burden in the cold deserts of central Asia

Bactrian camel

[′bak·trē·ən ′kam·əl]
(vertebrate zoology)
Camelus bactrianus. The two-humped camel.
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These camels are mostly two-humped camels that are reddish brown, although occasionally there are also white camels and camels with only one hump.
com says the movie used two-humped camels, native to Central Asia, instead of the correct single-humped animals.
There is a name for 6-year-old Blake Carney's pain, and it is the ``four-pack'' - a set of twin peaked ``doubles'' stacked together like a pair of caravaning two-humped camels.