insectarium

insectarium

[in-sek-tair-ee-uhm]
noun, plural insectariums, insectaria [in-sek-tair-ee-uh] .
a place in which a collection of living insects is kept, as in a zoo.

Origin:
1880–85; < Neo-Latin; see insect, -arium

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insectarium or insectary (ˌɪnsɛkˈtɛərɪəm, ɪnˈsɛktərɪ)
 
n , pl -tariums, -taria, -taries
a place where living insects are kept, bred, and studied
 
insectary or insectary (ˌɪnsɛkˈtɛərɪəm, ɪnˈsɛktərɪ, -ˈtɛərɪə)
 
n

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