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stingless

(ˈstɪŋlɪs)
adj
(Biology) possessing no sting or stinger
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Adj.1.stingless - without a sting
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said De Bracy; ``of stingless drones rather; a band of lazy knaves, who take to the wood, and destroy the venison rather than labour for their maintenance.
On the day of their arrival he was sitting by the stream, and Jim was extracting the honey from the nest of a stingless bee which is to be found in the desert, on the top of a bank immediately above him.
Both gods and men are angry with a man who lives idle, for in nature he is like the stingless drones who waste the labour of the bees, eating without working; but let it be your care to order your work properly, that in the right season your barns may be full of victual.
And God has made the flying drones, Adeimantus, all without stings, whereas of the walking drones he has made some without stings but others have dreadful stings; of the stingless class are those who in their old age end as paupers; of the stingers come all the criminal class, as they are termed.
The TINGLES in my swollen knee, Tell me it wasn't a STINGLESS bee.
Walking around the "castillo" it's easy to transport your imagination back 700 years to a time when it was a port where merchants traded the volcanic rock obsidian and honey farmed from stingless bees.
Project Description: In which aims to improve nutrition and income of women, through the production of honey native stingless bee, under the use and conservation of natural resources in a community of PN IMNA Serrania del IEao ".
In that region of Australia, two stingless bee species, T.
In addition to the pygmy locust, Dr Heads and his colleagues have found mating flies, stingless bees, gall midges, Azteca ants, wasps, bark beetles, mites, spiders, plant parts and even a mammal hair.
Colony foraging in different species of stingless bees (Apidae, Meliponinae) and the regulation of individual nectar foraging.
It appears that Leopold Conradt, who collected especially insects, not only visited the surmised type locality, but also the Lolodorf area where he might have collected the type specimen while capturing, for example, stingless bees using a sweep net (as indicated in Eardley 2004).
If evolution simply means that a positive thing called an ape turned slowly into a positive thing called a man, then it is stingless for the most orthodox, for a personal God might just as well do things slowly as quickly, especially if, like the Christian God, he were outside time.