skep

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noun \ ˈskep \

Definition of skep

:hive 1; especially :a domed hive made of twisted straw

Origin and Etymology of skep

Middle English skeppe basket, beehive, from Old English sceppe basket, from Old Norse skeppa bushel; akin to Old High German sceffil bushel, scaf tub


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