apian

[ey-pee-uh n]

Origin of apian

1860–65; < Latin api(s) bee + -an; compare Latin apiānus muscat
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apian

adjective
  1. of, relating to, or resembling bees

Word Origin for apian

C19: from Latin apiānus, from apis bee
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