beekeeping, especially on a commercial scale for the sale of honey.
the breeding and care of bees
for each piece, thing, or person; for each one; each: We ate an orange apiece. The cakes cost a dollar apiece. Contemporary Examples In 2008, 324 bundlers raised at least $100,000 apiece for Obama, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. The Race for 2012’s Billions Peter H. Stone March 16, 2011 She has been […]
adjective trademark designating any of a number of hydrocarbon oils, greases, or waxes, characterized by a low vapour pressure and used in vacuum equipment
a perennial herb, Arracacia xanthorrhiza, of the parsley family, found in the Andes, having large, fleshy, edible roots. the root of this plant, eaten like potatoes. Historical Examples arracacha, ar-a-kach′, n. an umbelliferous plant with esculent roots, native to the northern parts of South America. Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various […]
any of a group of anthropoid primates characterized by long arms, a broad chest, and the absence of a tail, comprising the family Pongidae (great ape) which includes the chimpanzee, gorilla, and orangutan, and the family Hylobatidae (lesser ape) which includes the gibbon and siamang. (loosely) any primate except humans. an imitator; mimic. Informal. a […]