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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of various rapacious tropical ants of the family Formicidae that move in swarms and that subsist on other insects. Also called driver ant, legionary ant.

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  • n. A tropical nomadic ant, of the subfamily Dorylinae, that preys on other insects.

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  • n. tropical nomadic ant that preys mainly on other insects

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