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(Animals) another name for the army ant
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|Noun||1.||legionary 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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