termitarium

noun
ter·​mi·​tar·​i·​um | \ ˌtər-mə-ˈter-ē-əm How to pronounce termitarium (audio) , -ˌmī- \
plural termitaria\ ˌtər-​mə-​ˈter-​ē-​ə How to pronounce termitarium (audio) , -​ˌmī-​ \

Definition of termitarium

: a termites' nest

First Known Use of termitarium

1855, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for termitarium

New Latin

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“Termitarium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/termitarium. Accessed 25 Jun. 2021.

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