powder-post termite

noun

Definition of powder-post termite

: a dry-wood termite (Cryptotermes brevis) that is widely distributed in warm regions and is extremely destructive of seasoned wood

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“Powder-post termite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/powder-post%20termite. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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