termitary
noun (plural -taries) Date: 1826 termitarium

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  • termitary — 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

  • termitary — /terr mi ter ee/, n., pl. termitaries. termitarium. [1900 05; TERMITE + ARY] * * * …   Universalium

  • termitary — noun An anthill built and occupied by termites. Termites are also an important component of the dwarf mongoose diet, but this effect of termitaries on mongoose distribution is likely to be secondary …   Wiktionary

  • termitary — [ tə:mɪtəri] noun (plural termitaries) a termitarium …   English new terms dictionary

  • termitary — ter·mi·tary …   English syllables

  • termitary — ter•mi•ta•ry [[t]ˈtɜr mɪˌtɛr i[/t]] n. pl. ries ent termitarium • Etymology: 1900–05 …   From formal English to slang

  • termitary — n. (pl. ies) a nest of termites, usu. a large mound of earth …   Useful english dictionary

  • Maurice Maeterlinck — Born Maurice Polydore Marie Bernard 29 August 1862(1862 08 29) Ghent, Belgium Died 6 May 1949( …   Wikipedia

  • ter|mi|tar|i|um — «TUR muh TAIR ee uhm», noun, plural tar|i|a « TAIR ee uh». 1. = termitary (def. 1). (Cf. ↑termitary) 2. a cage or vessel for studying termites. ╂[< New Latin termitarium < termites termites] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Termitenbau — 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

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