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beehive

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈbiː.haɪv/

beehive noun [C] (CONTAINER)

a container shaped like a box in which bees are kept so that their honey can be collected

beehive noun [C] (HAIR)

a woman's hairstyle in which the hair is arranged in a pile high on the head
Translations of “beehive”
in Korean 벌통…
in Arabic خَليّة النَّحْل…
in Portuguese colmeia…
in Catalan rusc…
in Japanese ミツバチの巣箱…
in Italian alveare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 容器, 蜂箱,蜂巢…
in Russian улей…
in Turkish arı kovanı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 容器, 蜂箱,蜂窝…
in Polish ul…
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