Examples of termite in a Sentence
The house has a lot of termite damage.
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Also unclear: exactly how cockroaches and/or termites figure into the script, if at all.
In your attic, check for any roof leaks and signs of termites or rodents.
And although humans weigh in at just 0.06 gigatons—on par with krill and termites—our impact on biomass since the beginning of civilization has been huge, scientists say.
Through much of the 1990s, Father Nawrot worked with Mr. Vaca, the archivist in Concepción, to reassemble another collection of scores that had been found in the 1970s, including the Zipoli manuscripts that had been eaten by termites.
Wooden utility poles were downed not by wind, but because they were infested with termites.
Matabele ants, which are native to sub-Saharan Africa, send out several raiding parties every day to hunt down their favorite meal: termites.
Also on the non-roach bug count: six dead termites in ceiling vent above food station, in kitchen area.
No mold, no termites, and every wall has been perfect.
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Origin and Etymology of termite
TERMITE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of termite for English Language Learners
: a kind of soft, white insect that lives in groups, eats wood, and causes a lot of damage to wooden structures
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