ergate

[ ur-geyt ]
/ ˈɜr geɪt /

noun

a worker ant.

Nearby words

  1. erf,
  2. erfurt,
  3. erg,
  4. ergasia,
  5. ergastoplasm,
  6. ergative,
  7. ergatocracy,
  8. ergo,
  9. ergo-,
  10. ergocalciferol

Origin of ergate

1905–10; < Greek ergátēs worker, doer, producer, equivalent to érgon work + -atēs agent suffix

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