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termiting

[tur-mahy-ting] /ˈtɜr maɪ tɪŋ/
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the poking of a twig down the opening of a termite's nest, performed by certain chimpanzees to collect termites for food.
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  • The wear pattern on the fossil bone tools, they observed, closely resembles the modern termiting tool pattern.

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