Definition of myrmecophytism in English:

myrmecophytism

noun

Botany
  • Myrmecophily (in a plant); the condition of living in a symbiotic relationship with ants.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Science. From myrmecophyte + -ism.

Pronunciation

myrmecophytism

/məːˈmɛkəfʌɪˌtɪz(ə)m/