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 Camel.Cam’elot (Somersetshire), 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Camel’lia.
 
The technical name of a genus, and the popular name of the species of evergreen shrubs; so named in honour of G. J. Kamel (Latin Camellius), a Spanish Jesuit. Introduced into England in 1739.   1
 


 Camel.Cam’elot (Somersetshire), 

 
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