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Camelopardalis

[kuh-mel-uh-pahr-dl-is, kam-uh-loh-] /kəˌmɛl əˈpɑr dl ɪs, ˌkæm ə loʊ-/
noun, genitive Camelopardalis. Astronomy
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the Giraffe, a northern constellation between Ursa Major and Perseus.
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  • A closely-allied but much larger species of fluke (F. gigantea) infests the giraffe (Camelopardalis).

    Parasites T. Spencer Cobbold

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