Definition of Formicary in English :

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Formicary meaning in English

Meaning of Formicary in English

Pronunciation of Formicary in English

Formicary pronunciation in English

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1. anthill, formicary

a mound of earth made by ants as they dig their nest

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noun plural -caries or -caria (-ˈkɛərɪə)
less common names for ant hill

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nounWord forms: plural ˈformiˌcaries
an anthill or ants' nest
: also ˌformiˈcarium (ˈfɔrməkɛriəm ; fôrˈməkerēəm) nounWord forms: plural ˌformiˈcaria (ˈfɔrməˈkɛriə ; fôrˈməkerˈēə)

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n. pl. for·mi·car·ies
A nest of ants; an anthill.

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