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  • The general shape of the animal is ungainly, owing to a huge hump on the withers, at which point the height is about 3 ft.
  • High, considerable areas are above 2500 ft., and the following summits exceed 4000 ft.: Mount Mansfield, 4364 ft.; Killington Peak, 4241 ft.; Camel's Hump, 4088 ft.; Mount Lincoln, 4078 ft.; and Jay Peak, 4018 ft.
  • The hump (or humps) varies in size according to the condition of the animal, becoming small and flaccid after hard work and poor diet.
  • Lankester in the ninth edition of this work attributed it to the pressure of the shell and visceral hump towards the right side.
  • - Sketch of a model designed so as to show the effect of torsion or rotation of the visceral hump in Streptoneurous Gastropoda.

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