Arabian camel


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Arabian camel

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Arabian camel

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(Animals) a domesticated camel, Camelus dromedarius, having one hump on its back and used as a beast of burden in the hot deserts of N Africa and SW Asia. See also dromedary Compare Bactrian camel
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Noun1.Arabian camel - one-humped camel of the hot deserts of northern Africa and southwestern AsiaArabian camel - one-humped camel of the hot deserts of northern Africa and southwestern Asia
camel - cud-chewing mammal used as a draft or saddle animal in desert regions
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Familiar to many is our Kingdom's national animal, the Arabian camel, as well as the world-renowned Arabian horse, celebrated for its striking beauty, elegance and intelligence.
A domesticated Arabian camel, the 'ship of the desert', meets the Argentinian ambassador to relive the social and cultural heritage of the UAE.
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A collaborative research team from King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), Saudi Arabia and BGI (Formerly known as Beijing Genomics Institute, headquarter at Shenzhen), People's Republic of China, is the first in the world to successfully map the full genome of Arabian camel (Camelus dromedarius).