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Princeton's WordNet

  1. honeybee, Apis mellifera(noun)

    social bee often domesticated for the honey it produces


  1. honeybee(Noun)

    A species of bee, Apis mellifera, often kept commercially for honey, beeswax, and pollination of crops.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Honeybee(noun)

    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 workers (barren females), with, ordinarily, one queen or fertile female, but in the swarming season several young queens, and a number of males or drones, are produced

Editors Contribution

  1. honeybee

    Honeybee: Any bee of the genus Apis mellifera

    Submitted by Drokster on June 4, 2019  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of honeybee in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of honeybee in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of honeybee in a Sentence

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    We're concerned about whether honeybee colony losses are still high and whether we're making any progress in bringing them down.

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