apiarian

[ ey-pee-air-ee-uh n ]
/ ˌeɪ piˈɛər i ən /
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adjective

relating to bees or to the breeding and care of bees.

Nearby words

  1. api,
  2. api gravity scale,
  3. apia,
  4. apiaceous,
  5. apian,
  6. apiarist,
  7. apiary,
  8. apical,
  9. apical dental foramen,
  10. apical dominance

Origin of apiarian

First recorded in 1795–1805; apiary + -an

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apiarian

/ (ˌeɪpɪˈɛərɪən) /

adjective

of or relating to the breeding and care of bees
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