kameeldoring bush\-ˌdōriŋ-\ or
Definition of kameeldoorn
: any of several acacia trees; especially : a tall tree (Acacia giraffae) on which the giraffe often browses
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Origin and Etymology of kameeldoorn
kameeldoorn from obsolete Afrikaans kameeldoorn (now kameeldoring), from Afrikaans kameel + obsolete Afrikaans doorn thorn, from Dutch, from Middle Dutch dorn; kameeldoring bush from Afrikaans kameeldoring + English bush; kameelthorn partial translation of Afrikaans kameeldoring; akin to Old English thorn
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