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hivenoun

uk   /haɪv/  us   /haɪv/
  • hive noun (SKIN CONDITION)

hives [U]
a condition in which a person's skin develops red raised areas: She broke out in hives after eating strawberries.
(Definition of hive from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hivenoun [C]

 us   /hɑɪv/
a place where bees live, esp. a beehive (= container), or the group of bees living there
(Definition of hive from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hive”
in Korean 벌집…
in Arabic خَليّة نَحل…
in Malaysian sarang lebah, sekawan lebah…
in French ruche, essaim…
in Russian улей…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蜜蜂, 蜂巢,蜂窩, 蜂群…
in Italian alveare…
in Turkish arı kovanı…
in Polish ul…
in Spanish colmena…
in Vietnamese tổ ong, đàn ong…
in Portuguese colmeia…
in Thai รังผึ้ง, ฝูงผึ้ง…
in German der Bienenkorb, der Bienenschwarm…
in Catalan rusc…
in Japanese ミツバチの巣(箱)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蜜蜂, 蜂巢,蜂窝, 蜂群…
in Indonesian sarang lebah, kawanan lebah…
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