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dromedary:

see camelcamel,
ruminant mammal of the family Camelidae. The family consists of three genera, the true camels of Asia (genus Camelus); the wild guanaco and the domesticated alpaca and llama, all of South America (genus Lama
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dromedary

[′dräm·ə‚der·ē]
(vertebrate zoology)
Camelus dromedarius The Arabian camel, distinguished by a single hump.
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dromedary

able to cover a hundred miles in one day. [Medieval Animal Symbolism: White, 80–81]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

dromedary

1. a type of Arabian camel bred for racing and riding, having a single hump and long slender legs
2. another name for Arabian camel
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Ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) infesting the Arabian camel (Camelus dromedarius) in the Sinai, Egypt with a note on the acaricidal efficacy of Ivermectin.
Puhan, "Sequence analysis of camel (Camelus dromedarius) lactoferrin," International Dairy Journal, vol.
Mohammed, "Bacteria Associated with Pneumonia in Camels (Camelus Dromedarius) in the Sudan and Sensitivity of Some Isolates to Antibiotics using Vitek 2 Compact," Global Journals Inc, vol.
Mandourt, "Some protozoan parasites infecting blood of camels (Camelus dromedarius) at Assiut locality, Upper Egypt," Journal of Bacteriology & Parasitology, vol.
Serum hormonal, electrolytes and trace element profiles in the rutting and non-rutting one-humped male camel (Camelus dromedarius).
Effect of dehydration on core body temperature of young Arabian camels (Camelus dromedarius).
17 Dromedary / aka Arabian or Indian camel (Camelus dromedarius).
The genetic relationship between the Bactrian camel (Camelus bactrianus) and the dromedary (Camelus dromedarius) is close.
Hormonal profiles in the serum and follicular fluid of female camel (Camelus dromedarius) during the peak and the low breeding season.