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Any of various tropical ants that hunt live prey in columns or swarms. Also called legionary ant.
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(Animals) any of various mainly tropical American predatory ants of the subfamily Dorylinae, which live in temporary nests and travel in vast hordes preying on other animals. Also called: legionary ant See also driver ant
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any of various chiefly tropical ants of the subfamily Dorylinae, traveling in vast swarms and preying mainly on other insects. Also called driver ant.
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|Noun||1.||army ant - tropical nomadic ant that preys mainly on other insects|
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
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