Termites
Termes Ter"mes (t[~e]r"m[=e]z), n.; pl. {Termites} (-m[i^]*t[=e]z). [L. termes, tarmes, -itis, a woodworm. Cf. {Termite}.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of Pseudoneuroptera including the white ants, or termites. See {Termite}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Termites — Isoptera  Pour l’article homophone, voir thermite …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Termites — Termite Ter mite, n.; pl. {Termites}. [F. See {Termes}.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of pseudoneoropterous insects belonging to {Termes} and allied genera; called also {white ant}. See Illust. of {White ant}. [1913 Webster] Note: They… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • termites — ter·mite || tÉœrmaɪt / tɜː n. wood eating insect, white ant …   English contemporary dictionary

  • termites — emitters …   Anagrams dictionary

  • TERMITES — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Termites of 1938 — Infobox Film name = Termites of 1938 caption = director = Del Lord writer = Elwood Ullman starring = Moe Howard Larry Fine Curly Howard Bess Flowers Bud Jamison Dorothy Granger Hattie McDaniel John Ince Symona Boniface cinematography = André… …   Wikipedia

  • The Termites — Infobox musical artist Name = The Termites Img capt = Img size = Background = group or band Origin = flagicon|UK United Kingdom Genre = Psychobilly Years active = 1985 present Label = Crazy Love Records and Cherry Red/Anagram Records Associated… …   Wikipedia

  • Beatnik Termites — The Beatnik Termites are a Cleveland, Ohio power pop band with a heavy surf rock influence. The band s original lineup of Reggie Silvestri on drums, Pat Kim (AKA Pat Termite) on guitar and lead vocals and Brian McCafferty on bass formed in 1987.… …   Wikipedia

  • Mound-building termites — For other uses of the term mound builder , see Mound Builder (disambiguation). A mound in Australia …   Wikipedia

  • nest of termites — termitynas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Tvirtas (padarytas iš seilėmis sulipdyto molio) didelio kūgio formos 5–6 m aukščio termitų lizdas. atitikmenys: angl. nest of termites; termitary; termitarium vok. Termitenbau, m;… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”