dromedary

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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.

dromedary

able to cover a hundred miles in one day. [Medieval Animal Symbolism: White, 80–81]

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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Normal reference hematological values of one-humped camels (Camelus dromedarius) kept in Cholistan desert.
Majid et al., "Detection of Babesia caballiin the one-humped Camel (Camelius dromedarius) using the Reverse Line Block (RLB) in Sudan," The Sudan Journal of Veterinary Research, vol.
Histogenesis of the vagina of the one-humped camel (Camelus dromedarius): morphological evidence of the histochemical aspects.
However, the supraorbital foramina distance, infraorbital foramina distance, skull length, cranial length and nasal length were 18.3 cm, 6.43 cm, 46.2 cm, 32.5 cm and 13.3 cm, respectively in the Iranian one-humped camels (Monfared, 2013a).
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(2000) and Abbasi (2007) in buffalo, the VNOs of both one-humped camel and Egyptian buffalo in the present study are encapsulated by hyaline cartilage and lined medially with sensory epithelium and laterally with non-sensory epithelium.
Aggad (2010) Breed Variation in Blood Constituents of the One-humped Camel (Camelus Dromedaries) in Algeria.
Response of one-humped camel (Camelus dromedarius) to intravenous glucagon injection and to infusion of glucose and volatile fatty acids, and the kinetics of glucagon disappearance from the blood.
Some hematological and biochemical parameters and steroid hormone levels in the one-humped camel during different physiological conditions.
The one-humped camels in the Arabian desert are called dromedary camels, and are referred to as the 'ships of the desert'.
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