plural noun Apoi·de·a \əˈpȯidēə, āˈp-, aˈp-\

Definition of Apoidea

  1. :  a superfamily of Hymenoptera comprising the true bees — compare apidae, sphecoidea

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Origin and Etymology of apoidea

New Latin, from Apis + -oidea

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to criticize severely

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