n. [Gr. mikros, small; ergate, worker]
In Formicidae, a dwarf worker, a microergate.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • micrergate — noun An unusually small worker ant. Ant: macrergate …   Wiktionary

  • micrergate — mi·crer·gate …   English syllables

  • micrergate — …   Useful english dictionary

  • microergate — see micrergate …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • macrergate — noun An unusually large worker ant. Ant: micrergate …   Wiktionary

  • microergate — variant of micrergate …   Useful english dictionary

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