swarm over

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Related to swarm over: up and comer
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1. An enormous number of persons gathered together:
2. A very large number of things grouped together:
1. To come or go in large numbers:
2. To be abundantly filled or richly supplied:
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When the sugar wick was moved randomly inside the cage, in 100% of the cases male midges initiated the swarm over the newly positioned swarm marker (n = 8).
These soil-dwelling bacteria swarm over their microbial prey, breaking them down with enzymes and consuming them.
vespertina, is a tree swarmer; in open terrain, they swarm over continuous vegetation.