adjective \ˌyü-ˈsō-shəl\

Definition of EUSOCIAL

:  living in a cooperative group in which usually one female and several males are reproductively active and the nonbreeding individuals care for the young or protect and provide for the group <eusocial termites, ants, and naked mole rats>
eu·so·ci·al·i·ty \-ˌsō-shē-ˈa-lə-tē\ noun

First Known Use of EUSOCIAL



Next Word in the Dictionary: Euspongia
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Eusmilus
All Words Near: eusocial

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up eusocial? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).