wood ant(redirected from Formica rufa group)
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(Animals) a reddish-brown European ant, Formica rufa, typically living in anthills in woodlands
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|Noun||1.||wood ant - reddish-brown European ant typically living in anthills in woodlands|
ant, emmet, pismire - social insect living in organized colonies; characteristically the males and fertile queen have wings during breeding season; wingless sterile females are the workers