Definition of Termite. Meaning of Termite. Synonyms of Termite

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Definition of Termite

Termite
Termite Ter"mite, n.; pl. Termites. [F. See Termes.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of pseudoneoropterous insects belonging to Termes and allied genera; -- called also white ant. See Illust. of White ant. Note: They are very abundant in tropical countries, and are noted for their destructive habits, their large nests, their remarkable social instincts, and their division of labor among the polymorphic individuals of several kinds. Besides the males and females, each nest has ordinary workers, and large-headed individuals called soldiers.

Meaning of Termite from wikipedia

- Termites are eusocial insects that are cl****ified at the taxonomic rank of infraorder Isoptera, or as epifamily Termitoidae within the order Blattodea...
- A termite is an insect. Termite may also refer to: Brother Termite, a novel by Patricia Anthony Termites from Mars, an animated cartoon The Termites, a...
- A termite shield is a sheet metal fabrication used in light frame construction to reduce the movement of termites from the soil into wood framing members...
- Termite barriers are materials that have been specifically designed to prevent subterranean termites from gaining access to a structure. Physical termite...
- Mound-building termites are a group of termite species that live in mounds. These termites live in Africa, Australia and South America. The mounds sometimes...
- Blattodea is an order of insects that contains ****roaches and termites. Formerly, the termites were considered a separate order, Isoptera, but genetic and...
- giant northern termite and Darwin termite, is a termite species found only in northern Australia. It is the most primitive extant termite species. This...
- The Formosan termite (Coptotermes formos****) is a species of termite that has been transported worldwide from its native range in southern China to Taiwan...
- Reticulitermes flavipes, the eastern subterranean termite is the most common termite found in North America. These termites are the most economically important wood...
- The Sentricon Termite Colony Elimination System is a subterranean termite pest control product developed and manufactured by Dow AgroSciences. It was...
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