Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Fond of ants: applied to insects which live in ant-hills, also to plants which are cross-fertilized or otherwise benefited by ants.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. (Biol.) Associated with, or benefitted by ants through sharing their nest.
- adj. living symbiotically with ants
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