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slave-making ant

[sleyv-mey-king] /ˈsleɪvˌmeɪ kɪŋ/
noun
1.
an ant of a species that raids the colonies of other ant species, carrying off larvae and pupae to be reared as slaves.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20
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