formiguer

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Etymology[edit]

formiga +‎ -er; cf. also Vulgar Latin *formīcārium. Compare Portuguese formigueiro, Spanish hormiguero, Italian formicaio, Romanian furnicar.

Noun[edit]

formiguer m (plural formiguers)

  1. anthill (only for ants, not for termites)
  2. the ants comunity of an anthill
  3. (figuratively) place with lots of moving people
  4. (figuratively) lots of moving people

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