Definition of myrmecodomatium in English:

myrmecodomatium

noun

Botany Ecology
  • A specialized structure in a myrmecophyte which is adapted to be inhabited by ants.

Origin

Late 19th century. From myrmeco- + scientific Latin domatium plant structure inhabited by animals from ancient Greek δωμάτιον chamber, small dwelling from δωματ-, δῶμα house, of uncertain etymology + -ιον, diminutive suffix.

Pronunciation

myrmecodomatium

/ˌməːmɪkəʊdəˈmeɪʃ(ɪ)əm/