ter·​mi·​tar·​i·​um ˌtər-mə-ˈter-ē-əm How to pronounce termitarium (audio)
plural termitaria ˌtər-mə-ˈter-ē-ə How to pronounce termitarium (audio)
: a termites' nest

Word History


New Latin

First Known Use

1855, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of termitarium was in 1855

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Cite this Entry

“Termitarium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/termitarium. Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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