any of several insects belonging to the family Myrmeleontidae, of the order Neuroptera, the larvae of which dig a pit in sand where they lie in wait to prey upon ants or other insects that lose their footing.
Also called antlion fly. any of various neuropterous insects of the family Myrmeleontidae, which typically resemble dragonflies and are most common in tropical regions
Also called (US) doodlebug. the larva of this insect, which has very large jaws and buries itself in the sand to await its prey
noun a fear of floods, flooding
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a seaport in N Chile. noun a port in N Chile. Pop: 323 000 (2005 est)
Antoine, 1612–94, French Jansenist theologian and philosopher. Historical Examples Pascal, however, failed to save his friend; in February 1656 Arnauld was solemnly degraded. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 6 Various Indignant at such an outrage, Arnauld was no longer to be restrained. Pascal John Tulloch Arnauld took advantage of this moment to execute […]