[ fawr-mi-kair-ee-uhm ]

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

Origin of formicarium

First recorded in 1825–35

Words Nearby formicarium Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use formicarium in a sentence

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