camelback


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cam·el·back

 (kăm′əl-băk′)
adj.
Shaped like a hump or an arching curve.
n. New Orleans
A narrow house with one story in front and two in the rear. See Note at beignet.

camelback

(ˈkæməlˌbæk)
n
a locomotive having its cab situated astride the boiler, halfway along it, rather than at the rear of the boiler

cam•el•back

(ˈkæm əlˌbæk)

n.
the back of a camel.
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The 48-year-old scaled the summit of Camelback mountain, in Phoenix, with her husband and son as temperatures hit 40C.
This project will provide the outlet from Camelback Road to the Old
An idyllic lakeside retreat with stunning views, The McCormick Scottsdale is set on the shores of Camelback Lake, less than half an hour from downtown Phoenix and three miles from Old Town Scottsdale.
com)-- The Phoenix office of Lincoln Property Company, a full-service real estate firm providing development, investment, property management, receivership, leasing and construction management services announces a new tenant and a landmark restaurant will remain at Camelback Square, formerly Camelback Executive Park.
The package includes suite accommodation; a guided hike to Camelback Mountain; two hiking packs with bottled water and snacks; two 'I Hiked Camelback Mountain' T-Shirts; a breakfast for two; and an outdoor yoga class.
At the JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort & Spa, a Just Bring Your Swing package starts at $279 per night and includes unlimited golf for two on Camelback Golf Club's championship golf courses, unlimited club and shoe rental, golf balls, and a course yardage guide.
Camelback Ranch, the shared, state-of-the-art spring- training facility Dodgers owner Frank McCourt and Chicago White Sox owner Jerry Reinsdorf had agreed to build almost three years ago, hosted its first Cactus League game Sunday, on a gorgeous, cloudless afternoon in the Valley of the Sun.
See, Sun and Save" with the Millennium Resort Scottsdale McCormick Ranch, the city's ONLY lakeside resort on Camelback Lake -- the resort's "US$100 for US$100" package offers travelers a bigger bang for their buck with US$100 food and beverage credit which can be used at the resort's outlets including Pinon Grill, Diamondbacks Lounge, the Cabana Bar & Grill or room service.
Phoenix's metropolitan office market, particularly the Camelback Corridor, continues to be one of the nation's leading Class-A office growth markets.
Phoenix city lights waver/on the floor of the vast inland sea that is still smoothing/the rounded humps of Camelback and Squaw Peak.
April 10-12, 2005, The Camelback Inn, Scottsdale, AZ.
I was able to spend many unhurried days bathing in the areas many hot springs, wandering around the dunes on camelback, and enjoying the intense canopy of stars each night.