yellow hornet


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Noun1.yellow hornet - small yellow-marked social wasp commonly nesting in the groundyellow hornet - small yellow-marked social wasp commonly nesting in the ground
hornet - large stinging paper wasp
genus Vespula, Vespula - sometimes considered a subgenus of Vespa: social wasps
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"I am the man you met in the woods east of the big river, and whom you tried to persuade to line a yellow hornet to his nest: as if my eye was not too true to mistake any other animal for a honey-bee, in a clear day!
The shortage started last fall, when(https://www.alk.net/us/) ALK Laboratories of Denmark shut down production of six types of venom proteins - honeybee, wasp, white-faced hornet, yellow hornet, yellow jacket and "mixed vespid," a cocktail of venoms.
But I have to say, after having ridden a stream of much more modern bikes, in terms of both design and technology, it definitely wasn't love at first sight for me and this noisy yellow hornet.