: hivesense 1especially: a domed hive made of twisted straw
Examples of skep in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebLanglands is a sort of method archaeologist, unearthing the various ways that humans used their hands for thousands of years and taking it upon himself to do things like cutting hay, building a drystone wall and making a skep for beekeeping.
New York Times, 18 Jan. 2018
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