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bee

noun [C] uk   /biː/ us  

bee noun [C] (INSECT)

B1 a yellow and black flying insect that makes honey and can sting you: A swarm of bees flew into the garden. My arm swelled up where I was stung by a bee.
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bee noun [C] (GROUP)

US a group of people who come together in order to take part in a particular activity: a sewing bee a spelling bee
Translations of “bee”
in Korean 벌…
in Arabic نَحْلة…
in French abeille, corvée…
in Turkish arı…
in Italian ape…
in Chinese (Traditional) 昆蟲, 蜜蜂…
in Russian пчела…
in Polish pszczoła…
in Spanish abeja, trabajo colectivo…
in Portuguese abelha…
in German die Biene, das Treffen…
in Catalan abella…
in Japanese ミツバチ, ハナバチ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 昆虫, 蜜蜂…
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