Camail

Ca*mail"

(?), n. [F. camail (cf. It. camaglio), fr. L. caput head + source of E. mail.] 1. (Ancient Armor) A neck guard of chain mall, hanging from the bascinet or other headpiece.
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2. A hood of other material than mail; esp. (Eccl.), a hood worn in church services, -- the amice, or the like.
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Ca"ma*ra

(?), n. [Pg.] Chamber; house; -- used in

Ca"ma*ra dos Pa"res

(), and

Ca"ma*ra dos De`pu*ta"dos

(). See Legislature.
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Ca`ma`ra`de*rie"

(?), n. [F. See Comrade.] Comradeship and loyalty.

The spirit of camaraderie is strong among these riders of the plains.
W. A. Fraser.
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Cam`a*ra*sau"rus

(?), n. [NL. fr. Gr. a vaulted chamber + lizard.] (Paleon.) A genus of gigantic American Jurassic dinosaurs, having large cavities in the bodies of the dorsal vertebr.
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Ca`ma*ril"la

(?), n. [Sp., a small room.]
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1. The private audience chamber of a king.
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2. A company of secret and irresponsible advisers, as of a king; a cabal or clique.
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