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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Nonetheless, these data suggest that the virus antigenically related to D/Yamagata was circulating in dromedary camels in this region.
(2000) reported growth rate as 733 g/d from birth to 180 days in Indian dromedary camels.
However, the distance from the facial tuberosity to the infraorbital canal and from the latter to the root of the alveolar tooth directly ventral to it was 1.6-1.8 cm and 1.3-1.6 cm in west African dwarfs goats (Olopade & Onwuka, 2005); 2.06[+ or -]0.14 cm and 1.13[+ or -]0.11 cm in Gwembe Valley dwarf goat (Pares-Casanova et al, 2014); 2.8 cm and 2.5 cm in Iranian native cattle (Monfared, 2013b); 2.37[+ or -]0.009 cm and 0.72[+ or -]0.008 cm in blackbuck (Choudhary & Singh, 2015b); 2.19[+ or -]0.068 cm and 3.21[+ or -]0.078 cm, respectively in dromedary camel (Choudhary et al., 2016) and 1.85[+ or -]0.14 cm and 1.75[+ or -]0.19 cm in black Bengal goat (Uddin et al, 2009).
Based on the review of existing literature, this is the first report of SCC in a dromedary camel in Venezuela.
In conclusion, injuries of soft palate occur commonly during 'rut' or breeding season of dromedary camels.
Dromedary camels (Camelus dromedarius) were sampled among other animal's species for blood parasite investigation including piroplasms.
Antibodies against MERS coronavirus in dromedary camels, United Arab Emirates, 2003 and 2013.
The evidence in the case of the Dromedary is that the original feral population in the Middle East-Africa region was meager indeed, whereas today there are an estimated fourteen million of these camels in the same region.
Injaz, Arabic for achievement, is a female dromedary born on April 8, 2009, and was created using the ovarian cells of an adult camel slaughtered in 2005.
They keep both dromedary camels - which have one hump and come from North Africa and the Middle East - and rarer Bactrian camels, which have two humps and come from Central Asia.
This paper deals only with the one humped dromedary which is found in desert and semi desert areas of Asia and Africa.
IF you give a camel (or dromedary if we are being pedantic) a new coat, it will still have humps.