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Pharaoh ant

noun
1.
a red or yellow ant, Monomorium pharaonis, introduced from Europe into North America: a common household pest.
Also, Pharaoh's ant.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
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Pharaoh ant

noun
1.
a small yellowish-red ant, Monomorium pharaonis, of warm regions: accidentally introduced into many countries, infesting heated buildings
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