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Ant-lion Explained

Ant-lion at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Ant-lion \Ant"-li`on\, n. (Zo["o]l.)
A neuropterous insect, the larva of which makes in the sand a
pitfall to capture ants, etc. The common American species is
{Myrmeleon obsoletus}, the European is {M. formicarius}.

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