apiary


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a·pi·ar·y

 (ā′pē-ĕr′ē)
n. pl. a·pi·ar·ies
A place where bees and beehives are kept, especially a place where bees are raised for their honey.

[Latin apiārium, beehive, from apis, bee.]

apiary

(ˈeɪpɪərɪ)
n, pl -aries
(Agriculture) a place where bees are kept, usually in beehives
[C17: from Latin apiārium from apis bee]

a•pi•ar•y

(ˈeɪ piˌɛr i)

n., pl. -ar•ies.
a place in which a colony or colonies of bees are kept.
[1645–55; < Latin apiārium beehive]

apiary

a beehive or collection of beehives. — apiarian, adj.
See also: Bees
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.apiary - a shed containing a number of beehivesapiary - a shed containing a number of beehives
hive, beehive - a man-made receptacle that houses a swarm of bees
shed - an outbuilding with a single story; used for shelter or storage
Translations
مَنْحَلـه
včelín
bigård
BienenhausApiarium
mehiläistarha
pčelinjak
méhészet
bÿflugnabú
bitynas
drava
včelín
pčelinjak
kovanlık

apiary

[ˈeɪpɪərɪ] Ncolmenar m

apiary

nBienenhaus nt

apiary

[ˈeɪpɪərɪ] napiario

apiary

(ˈeipiəri) nounplural ˈapiaries
a place (containing several hives) where bees are kept.
References in classic literature ?
She had started her apiary with a small capital, a book of practical hints, and a second-hand queen, principally because she was in need of some occupation that would enable her to live in the country.
The old Queen was trying to tell what she had been told of the Bee Master's dealings with an infected hive in the apiary, two or three seasons ago; and, of course, from her point of view the affair was as important as the Day of Judgment.
Curiously enough the age-old instinct of loyalty and devotion towards the Hive made the sound bees do this, though their reason told them they ought to slip away and unite with some other healthy stock in the apiary.
The open apiary was surrounded by mountains on all sides which made for a fascinating backdrop.
The actual layout of your apiary will be unique to your property; there isn't just one best layout.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], August 19 ( ANI ): President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday visited the Apiary in the President's Estate today on the occasion of World Honey Bee Day.
You might not have the space to build a solar array with an apiary, but there are other ways you can help bees.
based software company Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) has signed an agreement to acquire San Francisco-based development startup firm Apiary, the company said.
The main things we look for when establishing an apiary are good forage, south facing if possible, and good access without being seen - in remote locations," he said.
15 acre of unused public land into an apiary and education gardens filled with native vegetables, fruit trees, herbs, wildflowers, butterfly, wall and rain gardens, and a space for an open classroom.
LOOKING after their own apiary is the bees' knees as far as children at a Huddersfield school are concerned.
The author has organized the main body of her text in eleven chapters focused on her landscape, farming in general, her vineyard, orchard, walled garden, winter garden, rose garden, apiary, wild woods, and cantina.