Meaning of “hive” in the English Dictionary

"hive" in British English

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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)

"hive" in American English

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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)