Also found in: Wikipedia.


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.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.


a locomotive having its cab situated astride the boiler, halfway along it, rather than at the rear of the boiler
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014


(ˈkæm əlˌbæk)

the back of a camel.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Camelback Square is a 172,690 square foot, three-story building located at 6991 East Camelback Road, near the prestigious intersection of Scottsdale and Camelback Roads in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Byrd is responsible for managing the newly renamed and remodeled Camelback Square, located at the southwest corner of Camelback Road and Goldwater Boulevard, in Scottsdale, Arizona.
4250 East Camelback Road, Suite K150, Phoenix, AZ 85018
Phoenix, AZ, December 03, 2011 --( The Phoenix office of Lincoln Property Company, a full-service real estate firm providing property management, receivership services, leasing, development and construction management, announces new leasing activity and a renovation project at Camelback Executive Park in Scottsdale, Ariz.
Before taking groundballs at third on another chilly day at Camelback Ranch, Moncada was asked about the possibility of switching positions.
Canada-based home builder Mattamy Homes has acquired a significant Phoenix, Arizona property located next to Camelback Ranch-Glendale Field, the home of spring training and year-round player development for the LA Dodgers and Chicago White Sox, for USD 6.3m, the company said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 28, 2019-Mattamy Homes Acquires Camelback Ranch Property in Phoenix for USD 6m
In May, the company opened its first Phoenix location in the Camelback Commons building in the Camelback/Biltmore neighborhood, a loan production office, located at 4742 N.
Ame Cameron, vice president of sales and marketing at Camelback Resort, said the staff was excited to be able to offer these two new dining options.
Camelback Road, one of those major arteries, is a 33-mile temple to this cult of the car.
Scottsdale, AZ, February 26, 2018 --( Rosa Kilgore will be the fifth Artist in Residence this season at the beautiful Sanctuary on Camelback Resort.