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ant in Insects topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishantant /ænt/ ●●○ noun [countable]  1 HBIa small insect that lives in large groups2 have ants in your pants
Examples from the Corpus
antHow damaging are ants to plants?You can see families on outings alongside the drive below you, looking like ants at their own picnic.A million red ants crawling inside a silk sheet, that was what I should have seen.In spite of all we could do, several snakes died as a result of the ant bites.