termitophile

noun

ter·​mi·​to·​phile
ˌtərˈmītəˌfīl
plural -s
: an insect normally living in association with termites in their nests
termitophilous
¦tərmə¦täfələs
-ˌmīt¦ä-
adjective

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary termito- + -phile

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“Termitophile.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/termitophile. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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