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Some species farm fungi for food, some protect aphids and milk them for their honeydew, some have vast armies which raid the neighbourhood for food and to capture other ants, to become slaves in army ants' nests.
And they could command vast armies who owed them allegiance for living on their lands.
Even with vast armies of staff diligently checking and rechecking spreadsheets to catch the elusive errors, it's a virtual certainty that some will be missed, resulting in a multitude of problems that might include stiff penalties, lawsuits, tumbling share value, loss of investor confidence, damaged reputations, adverse press coverage and ruined careers.
THEY used to send vast armies north to try and destroy our regiments.