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The branch of entomology that deals with ants.
myr′me·co·log′i·cal (-kə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
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(Zoology) the branch of zoology concerned with the study of ants
myrmecological, ˌmyrmecoˈlogic adj
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myr•me•col•o•gy(ˌmɜr mɪˈkɒl ə dʒi)
the branch of entomology dealing with ants.
myr`me•co•log′i•cal (-kəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
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the branch of entomology that studies ants. — myrmecologist, n. — myrmecologic, myrmecological, adj.See also: Ants
the study of ants.See also: Insects
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The branch of zoology that deals with the study of ants.
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