Definition of meat ant in English:

meat ant

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noun

  • A carnivorous Australian ant, especially a large reddish-purple kind that builds mounds.
    • Genus Iridomyrmex, family Formicidae: several species
    More example sentences
    • Huge nests of meat ants, five to ten meters across and seething with hundreds of thousands of big red-and-black workers, dominated the more disturbed swaths of open terrain.

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