Origin of camelopard
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Some authors have proved the mildness and docility of the camelopard, while others represent it as incapable of being tamed.
The camelopard was to get his long neck by stretching for his food; and the duck her web-foot by paddling in the water.
Giraffe, ji-raf′, n. the camelopard, an African quadruped with remarkably long neck and legs.
This was not the case with the camelopard that had got loose and fled among the foremost.The Giraffe Hunters|Mayne Reid
A little before the sun went down my driver remarked to me, "I was just going to say, sir, that that old tree was a camelopard."