kelep

noun
ke·​lep | \ kəˈlep \
plural -s

Definition of kelep

: a Central American stinging ant (Ectatomma tuberculatum) that lives in small colonies in the ground especially near clearings

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“Kelep.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kelep. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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