from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A genus of Pseudoneuroptera including the white ants, or termites. See termite.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An important genus of pseudoneuropterous insects, typical of the family Termitidæ.
  • n. [lowercase] A termite.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. type genus of the Termitidae


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