- a person who keeps an apiary.
Origin of apiarist
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Examples from the Web for apiarist
An apiarist, he lives in Austin, with his wife, Lorin, their three children, and a hyperactive bird dog named Biscuit.Let Exxon Run the Energy Dept.
April 8, 2009
Though I am, as I have said, an apiarist in good standing, I never realised that there were so many bees in the world.A Diversity of Creatures
LET us rather consider the proceedings of the swarm the apiarist shall have gathered into his hive.The Life of the Bee
Mr. Ernest Scholl, now Assistant and Apiarist, has furnished material as shown herein.Texas Honey Plants
C. E. Sanborn
- a person who studies or keeps bees
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Word Origin and History for apiarist
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