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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A shelter for a swarm of bees.

Usage examples (34)
  • If the hive be disturbed by rash and stupid hands, instead of honey, it will yield us bees.
  • Bees hive honey and pollen
  • Eggs and larva are present, and the hive is filled with honey.
  • When a hive is threatened, bees release a pheromone-like substance which is called an alarm odor. for more
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