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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Includes species highly destructive to structures and living trees.

Usage examples (2)
  • Genera infesting wooden structures include Reticulitermes, Coptotermes, Psammotermes (Family Rhinotermitidae), Anacanthotermes (Hodotermitidae), and several species of...
  • Reticulitermes speratus, a Japanese species related to most common termites in the U.S. Like bees and ants, termites are social insects that have different castes for... for more
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