worker cell

noun

: any of the smaller cells of a honeycomb in which larvae of worker bees are reared

Word History

First Known Use

1817, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of worker cell was in 1817

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“Worker cell.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/worker%20cell. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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