honeybee

[n] - social bee often domesticated for the honey it produces
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Honeybee

• (n.) Any bee of the genus Apis, which lives in communities and collects honey, esp. the common domesticated hive bee (Apis mellifica), the Italian bee (A. ligustica), and the Arabiab bee (A. fasciata). The two latter are by many entomologists considered only varieties of the common hive bee. Each swarm of bees consists of a large number of w...
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honeybee

<zoology> Any bee of the genus Apis, which lives in communities and collects honey, especially. The common domesticated hive bee (Apis mellifica), the Italian bee (A. Ligustica), and the Arabiab bee (A. Fasciata). The two latter are by many entomologists considered only varieties of the common hive bee. Each swarm of bees consists of a large ...
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honeybee

Apis mellifera noun social bee often domesticated for the honey it produces
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Honeybee

Hon'ey·bee` noun (Zoology) Any bee of the genus Apis , which lives in communities and collects honey, esp. the common domesticated hive bee ( Apis mellifica ), the Italian bee ( A. ligustica ), and the Arabiab bee ( A. fasciata ). The two latter are by many entomologist...
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honeybee

any of a group of insects in the family Apidae (order Hymenoptera) that in a broad sense includes all bees that make honey. In a stricter sense, ... [21 related articles]
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