1 [C] animal with a long neck and one or two humps on its back, used in desert countries for riding and for carrying goods 骆驼. =>illus 见插图. Cf 参看 dromedary.
2 [U] fawn colour 驼色; 浅棕色.
900-1000; Language: Latin;Origin:
camelus, from Greek
kamelos, from a Semitic
a large desert animal with a long neck and either one or two humps
(=large raised parts) on its back
cud-chewing mammal used as a draft or saddle animal in desert regions
1. Their transportation was camel. 他们的交通工具是骆驼。
2. Their transportation was camel. 他们的交通工具是骆驼。
3. People had to travel by horse or camel or on foot. 人们不得不靠着骑马、骑骆驼或步行去旅行。