termitophile

noun
ter·​mi·​to·​phile | \ ˌtərˈmītəˌfīl \
plural -s

Definition of termitophile

: an insect normally living in association with termites in their nests

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Other Words from termitophile

termitophilous \ ¦tərmə¦täfələs , -​ˌmīt¦ä-​ \ adjective

History and Etymology for termitophile

International Scientific Vocabulary termito- + -phile

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“Termitophile.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/termitophile. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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