ant hill


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ant hill

n
1. (Zoology) Also called: ant heap a mound of soil, leaves, etc, near the entrance of an ants' nest, carried and deposited there by the ants while constructing the nest
2. (Zoology) a mound of earth, usually about 2 metres high, built up by termites in forming a nest
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He had swept it out of existence, as it seemed, without any provocation, as a boy might crush an ant hill, in the mere wantonness of power.
Mike Ashley of course has previous when it comes to throwing the proverbial lit cigarette into an ant hill.
He also discovered that Area was 'an ant hill with an elaborate subculture where Kapampangan families fed non-Kapampangan sex workers and lived off their earnings.
Picture ten year old Mu riding bareback across the "nearly four meters above the African grasslands," or sleeping soundly, without fear, in an oversized deserted ant hill, with the howling of hyenas, and the snarling of a lioness, guarding her cubs in the background.
Seeing the insides of hoover bags, computer servers and, of course, an ant hill, makes for some spectacular visuals.
Tips to get rid of the bugs include spraying them with dishwashing soap, catching them with sticky tape and pouring boiling water over the ant hill.
It's really light, and I like the atrium design - it reminds me of a giant ant hill.
Casting just over the crest of the ant hill, retrieve the bait slowly to sit close to the crest, often near the water line .
Added are some old tried and tested holes, such as the loop-the-loop and always difficult Ant Hill.
Panoramic scenes of destruction and zillions of zombies resembling an Hieronymus Bosch version of 'The Ant Hill Mob' are also impressive but lack the same emotion.