termite - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "termite" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

termite / термит
[ˈtɜː.maɪt]
[ˈtɝː-]
Перевод
имя существительное
термит
termite, thermite, thermit, white ant
Определения
имя существительное
a small, pale soft-bodied insect that lives in large colonies with several different castes, typically within a mound of cemented earth. Many kinds feed on wood and can be highly destructive to trees and timber.
Dwarf mongooses mainly feed on insects like termites , locusts, beetles, grubs, larvae and spiders.
Примеры
The African termite lives in tall mounds so strong that humans use dynamite to remove them when they are in the way.
On my way there I turned over a board and found a termite colony with a few big soldiers in with the rank and file.
Although a native termite colony might occasionally infest a tree, it's almost invariably a dead one, Messenger says.
However she found only a few trees infested with living colonies of the termite .
This treatment helps wood resist attacks by termites and decay-causing fungi.
But when it comes to creating a permanent home for the colony, termites are the champion.
In South America, anteaters evolved long sticky tongues that enable them to feed on ants and termites .
Osbrink collected termites from four different colonies and placed them in glass tubes.
He also wanted to clarify the allowances for using pesticides to save homes from such pests such as carpenter ants and termites .
Too, they can mean that your home is attractive to wood boring insects like termites .