Definition of termitid in US English:

termitid

adjective

Zoology
  • Of or belonging to the large and diverse termite family Termitidae (which formerly included all termite species).

noun

Zoology
  • A member of the family Termitidae.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Cambridge Natural History. From termite + -id, after scientific Latin Termitidae, family name.

Pronunciation

termitid

/ˈtəːmɪtɪd/