potter bee

noun

Definition of potter bee

: any of various bees (as of the genera Anthidium and Megachile) that construct nests of mud or pebbles cemented together and commonly attached to a plant stem — compare potter wasp

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“Potter bee.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/potter%20bee. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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