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formicarium

[fawr-mi-kair-ee-uh m]
noun, plural for·mi·car·i·a [fawr-mi-kair-ee-uh] /ˌfɔr mɪˈkɛər i ə/.
  1. formicary.
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Origin of formicarium

First recorded in 1825–35
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Historical Examples of formicarium

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

    A Book of Natural History

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