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humpback

[huhmp-bak] /ˈhʌmpˌbæk/
noun
1.
a back that is humped in a convex position.
2.
3.
Origin
1690-1700
1690-1700; apparently back formation from humpbacked
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British Dictionary definitions for hump back

humpback

/ˈhʌmpˌbæk/
noun
1.
another word for hunchback
2.
Also called humpback whale. a large whalebone whale, Megaptera novaeangliae, closely related and similar to the rorquals but with a humped back and long flippers: family Balaenopteridae
3.
a Pacific salmon, Oncorhynchus gorbuscha, the male of which has a humped back and hooked jaws
4.
(Brit) Also called humpback bridge. a road bridge having a sharp incline and decline and usually a narrow roadway
Derived Forms
humpbacked, adjective
Word Origin
C17: alteration of earlier crumpbacked, perhaps influenced by hunchback; perhaps related to Dutch homp lump
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hump back in Medicine

humpback hump·back (hŭmp'bāk') or hunch·back (hŭnch'-)
n.
See kyphosis.

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