honeycomb Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “honeycomb” in the English Dictionary

"honeycomb" in British English

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uk   /ˈhʌn.i.kəʊm/  us   /-koʊm/
[C or U] a waxstructurecontaining many ​smallholes, made by bees to ​storetheirhoney [C] something with a ​similarstructure: The ​hotelcomplex was a honeycomb ofrooms and ​courtyards (= there were many ​smallrooms and ​passages).
adjective [after verb] uk   /-kəʊmd/  us   /-koʊmd/
The ​tomb was honeycombed withpassages and ​chambers.
(Definition of honeycomb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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honeycombnoun [C]

 us   /ˈhʌn·iˌkoʊm/
a ​structurebees make in which to ​store honey , having many ​smallseparateareas, or fig. any ​spacedivided into many ​small, ​separateareas or ​paths: The ​building was a honeycomb of ​privateoffices.
(Definition of honeycomb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “honeycomb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 蜂巢,蜂窝, 蜂巢状物…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蜂巢,蜂窩, 蜂巢狀物…
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