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formicarium

[fawr-mi-kair-ee-uh m] /ˌfɔr mɪˈkɛər i əm/
noun, plural formicaria
[fawr-mi-kair-ee-uh] /ˌfɔr mɪˈkɛər i ə/ (Show IPA)
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1825-1835
1825-35
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British Dictionary definitions for formicarium

formicary

/ˈfɔːmɪkərɪ/
noun (pl) -caries, -caria (-ˈkɛərɪə)
1.
less common names for ant hill
Word Origin
C19: from Medieval Latin formīcārium see formic
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