Definitions

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  • proper n. A taxonomic family within the suborder Tylopoda — the camels.

Etymologies

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Camelus +‎ -idae

Examples

  • ‡ The basic type of dog comprises the whole family of canines (Canidae), and the basic type of camel, the whole family of camels (Camelidae).

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  • The company, based in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, was formed in 2008 by a trio of former Ablynx executives to develop a platform based on conventional antibody structures found in the Camelidae family.

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