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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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Having got the front wheels over the hump, the car promptly bottomed itself and it banged and scraped a full car's length until the rear wheels lifted it clear again.
I remember thinking at the time that we would know by the end of the year if we had gotten over the hump," said Reginald Gillins, a Canyon Country resident who helped organize meetings between the two rival gangs.
The cameras can capture very detailed images from underneath the cars, along with providing the date and time when the cars were driven over the humps," said K.