[fawr-mi-kair-ee-uh m]

noun, plural for·mi·car·i·a [fawr-mi-kair-ee-uh] /ˌfɔr mɪˈkɛər i ə/.

Origin of formicarium

First recorded in 1825–35 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for formicarium

Historical Examples of formicarium

  • After travelling for some hundreds of yards, often for more than half a mile, the formicarium is reached.