Definition of Camelid

1. Noun. (zoology) Any of a family of mammals including the camel, llama, alpaca, guanaco and vicuña. ¹



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Definition of Camelid

1. any of a family of 2-toed ruminant mammals [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Camelid

camel toe
camel toes
camelback
camelbacked
camelbacks
cameleer
cameleers
cameleon
cameleons
cameleopard
cameleopards
camelhair
camelhairs
camelia
camelias
camelid (current term)
camelids
camelina
cameline
camelines
camelish
camellia
camellias
camellike
cameloid
cameloid anaemia
cameloid cell
cameloids
camelopard
camelopards

Literary usage of Camelid

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1. Provincial Medical & Surgical Journal (1843)
"BLOOD CORPUSCLES OP THE camelid^E. for me to continue for the present my general prac tice, ... BLOOD CORPUSCLES AND SPERMATOZOA OF THE camelid^i. After II. ..."

2. Catalogue of Ruminant Mammalia: (Pecora, Linnæus) in the British Museum by John Edward Gray (1872)
"camelid^. Nose produced. Upper lip dependent, naked in front, and entirely covered with hair. ... camelid ..."

3. Additions to the Pleistocene Mammal Faunas of South Carolina, North Carolina by Albert E. Sanders (2002)
"Roth and Laerm ( 1980) reported four camelid limb elements in the ChM ... In 1979 the proximal end of a phalanx displaying camelid affinities was found by a ..."

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