Medical Dictionary

honeybee


honeybee

noun hon·ey·bee \ˈhən-ē-ˌbē\

Definition of HONEYBEE

:  a honey-producing bee (Apis and related genera); especially :  a European bee (A. mellifera) introduced worldwide and kept in hives for the honey it produces
March 05, 2015
ilk Hear it
Sort or kind
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears