queen excluder

noun

Definition of queen excluder

: a device usually of perforated metal that shuts off the queen bee from some parts of a hive but permits the workers to pass

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“Queen excluder.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/queen%20excluder. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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