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DROMEDARY (from the Gr. Spoµas, Spoµa...

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Originally appearing in Volume V08, Page 589 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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DROMEDARY (from the Gr. Spoµas, SpoµaSos, running, Spaueiv, to run), a word applied to swift riding camels of either the Arabian or the Bactrian species. (See CAMEL.)
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