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How do camels survive in the harsh conditions of a desert?

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Camel, being a desert animal shows various adaptations in order to withstand the diverse conditions of desert habitat such as:
∙ Long eye lashes: protects eye from sand.
∙ Nostrils: closes voluntarily to protect from blowing sand.
∙ Long legs: keeps the body away from hot ground.
∙ Hump: stores fat for later use.
∙ Camels don't sweat because it can lead to loss of water.


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