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Insect habitats

anthill

noun

a pile of earth that ants make above the underground place where they live

cobweb

noun

a net that a spider makes out of thin sticky strings

comb

noun

a honeycomb

honeycomb

noun

a structure with a lot of holes, that honeybees make to store honey in

nest

noun

a place that insects or small animals such as mice make to live in

spider’s web

noun

the object that a spider weaves for catching insects

web

noun

a net of thin threads that a spider makes in order to catch insects

creep

used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend

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sandwich woman

a woman in middle age who has to juggle caring for teenage children and ageing parents with a career

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