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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Large stinging paper wasp.

Usage examples (37)
  • The American general in charge of NATO today declared the coalition forces in Afghanistan, have stirred up what he called a hornet's nest.
  • A hornet is 3 times the size and 20 times the weight of a bee.
  • The hornet was the first paper-maker, and holds the original patent.
  • S. O'BRIEN: The president could be headed into a kind of hornet's nest. for more
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