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English definition of “hump”

hump

noun (LUMP)    /hʌmp/
[C] a large, round raised area or part: The car hit a hump in the road and swerved.UK Local residents are asking for speed humps (= raised areas across the road which make people drive slowly) to be installed in their street.Masses and large amounts of things [C] a round raised part on a person's or animal's back: Some types of camel have two humps and others have one. → See also humpbackedPhysical irregularities
(Definition of hump noun (LUMP) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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