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Hump

Informal; a period of rising security prices followed by a period of declining security prices. The period may be long term, short term or any period between the two. On a chart, this looks somewhat like a camel's hump. See also: Inverted Saucer.
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Koneru Humpy of India finished second for aAeu20,000 out of the total aAeu90,000 in cash prizes for the Grand Prix.
Also Humpy made it clear that the reason for her withdrawak from the Asian Indoor Games in Vietnam, was not because AICF did not allow her father and personal trainer Koneru Ashok to accompany her, but due to Sundar's tyrannical approach.
Humpy is in eighth spot with four-and-a-half points, followed by Tatiana Kosintseva of Russia with four points.
One of their favourite feathered pets is a hen called Humpy who has a spinal deformity which means she can't be paraded at show.
Were you Stinky, or maybe Uncle Humpy, or perhaps the scientifically minded Casio (read your Periodic table), or more probably one of the many things I'm not allowed to mention in what I've just been reminded is a family newspaper.
2 Grandmaster Koneru Humpy after the latter said that she had decided not to play the Asian Indoor Games in Vietnam because of pressure from Sundar.
LIGHT FANTASTIC: Th floodlit Emirates Palace hotel; LUXURY: Felicia and Liz in hotel bar; HUMPY RIDE: Camel; CHEERS: With Tony
Staffel left to join a rival outfit, Humpy Bong, and Mercury, who had sung for groups such as Sour Milk Sea and Ibex, joined Smile.
That's because the jockey was none other than me and my partner in crime was none other than - wait for it - a camel called Humpy, or 'H' to his friends.
The Humpy Lake region, north of Yellowknife, NORTHWEST TERRITORIES, with its live world records continues to be the hottest hunting ground.
Humpy Wheeler, president and general manager of Lowe's Motor Speedway, made his announcement of the new rules for this year's all-star race by saying the first was to make last year's winner start from the back.
Without spoiling Ozon's con game, let's just say that reality and fantasy blur (there's a steamy interlude with Sagnier and a humpy waiter), leading to a near--menage a trois and, finally, to a murder.