made of camel’s hair.
any of several shrubs of the genus Camellia, especially C. japonica, native to Asia, having glossy evergreen leaves and white, pink, red, or variegated roselike flowers. Contemporary Examples Helping Children After Foster Care: Vanessa Diffenbaugh’s How I Write Interview Noah Charney August 14, 2012 Paris’s Fashion Finale Robin Givhan October 5, 2011 Historical Examples The […]
a giraffe. Historical Examples The Giraffe Hunters Mayne Reid The Giraffe Hunters Mayne Reid Buffon’s Natural History. Volume VIII (of 10) Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon A Terrible Temptation Charles Reade Every-Day Errors of Speech L. P. Meredith Five Hundred Mistakes of Daily Occurrence in Speaking, Pronouncing, and Writing the English Language, Corrected Anonymous Chambers’s […]
the Giraffe, a northern constellation between Ursa Major and Perseus. Historical Examples Parasites T. Spencer Cobbold
noun (Latin genitive) Camelopardi (kəˌmɛləˈpɑːdaɪ) Camelopardalis (kəˌmɛləˈpɑːdəlɪs) a faint extensive constellation in the N hemisphere close to Ursa Major and Cassiopeia