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Encampment

Encampment

1. The act of pitching tents or forming huts, as by an army or traveling company, for temporary lodging or rest.

2. The place where an army or a company is encamped; a camp; tents pitched or huts erected for temporary lodgings. A square of about seven hundred yards was sufficient for the encampment of twenty thousand romans. (Gibbon) A green encampment yonder meets the eye. (Guardian)


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Help! ANT COLLONY!! I have a QUEEN ANT --- now what?

... It was only about a 20cm square patch of floor, but had the white larva and everything. The trail was connecting this with a second little encampment, about the same size, also with babies, on top of my (very large) hermit crab enclosure. A nice warm spot. So I actually found the queen ...

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by Waylah
Thu Jun 12, 2014 12:50 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Help! ANT COLLONY!! I have a QUEEN ANT --- now what?
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