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hump

1. Pathol a rounded deformity of the back in persons with kyphosis, consisting of a convex spinal curvature
2. a rounded protuberance on the back of a camel or related animal
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The most obvious reason is that humping represents a natural sexual urge.
That's not to say that all humping is sexual in nature, says E'Lise Christensen, DVM, of New York City Veterinary Specialists.
That's not to say that all humping is sexual in nature, says E'Lise Christensen, DVM, a resident in the Animal Behavior Clinic at Cornell University's College of Veterinary Medicine.