formicarium

formicarium

[fawr-mi-kair-ee-uhm]
noun, plural formicaria [fawr-mi-kair-ee-uh] .

Origin:
1825–35

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formicary or formicarium (ˈfɔːmɪkərɪ, ˌfɔːmɪˈkɛərɪəm)
 
n , pl -caries, -caria
less common names for ant hill
 
[C19: from Medieval Latin formīcārium see formic]
 
formicarium or formicarium (ˈfɔːmɪkərɪ, ˌfɔːmɪˈkɛərɪəm, -ˈkɛərɪə)
 
n
 
[C19: from Medieval Latin formīcārium see formic]

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