Camelopardus


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Camelopardus

(kəˌmɛləˈpɑːdəs) or

Camelopardalis

n, Latin genitive Camelopardi (kəˌmɛləˈpɑːdaɪ) or Camelopardalis (kəˌmɛləˈpɑːdəlɪs)
(Astronomy) a faint extensive constellation in the N hemisphere close to Ursa Major and Cassiopeia
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Plornish, having been made acquainted with the cause of action from the Defendant's own mouth, gave Arthur to understand that the Plaintiff was a 'Chaunter'--meaning, not a singer of anthems, but a seller of horses--and that he (Plornish) considered that ten shillings in the pound 'would settle handsome,' and that more would be a waste of money.
Tomorrow, at breakfast, we are to meet again, and after making our conclusions known to one another, we shall decide on some definite cause of action.
Fungi involved in leaf decomposition include aquatic hyphomycetes such as Clavariopsis aquatica, Tricellula aquatica, Tripospermum camelopardus, and Gyoerffyella rotula (Descals, 2005; Gulis et al.