plural noun
Ter·​mit·​i·​dae | \ ˌtərˈmitəˌdē\

Definition of Termitidae

: a family of termites including the most highly specialized forms characterized by having 4-jointed tarsi and a simple radial vein in the wings

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History and Etymology for Termitidae

New Latin, from Termit-, Termes, type genus + -idae

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