eusocial

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From eu- +‎ social.

Adjective[edit]

eusocial (not comparable)

  1. (biology) Of or pertaining to certain social animals' societies (such as those of ants) in which sterile individuals work for reproductive individuals

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English eusocial, from eu- +‎ social. First used in 1966.

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Adjective[edit]

eusocial (feminine singular eusociale, masculine plural eusociaux, feminine plural eusociales)

  1. (biology) eusocial

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