an industrial and mining town in S Poland.
In the southwest, in bedzin and Olkuz, there are (p. 269) coal deposits about 200 square miles in area.
The Story of the Great War, Volume II (of VIII) Various
any hymenopterous insect of the superfamily Apoidea, including social and solitary species of several families, as the bumblebees, honeybees, etc. the common honeybee, Apis mellifera. a community social gathering in order to perform some task, engage in a contest, etc.: a sewing bee; a spelling bee; a husking bee. have a bee in one’s bonnet, […]
- Bee balm
Also called Oswego tea. a wildflower, Monarda didyma, of the mint family, having thin, lance-shaped leaves and white, salmon, or intensely red flowers, growing along streams in temperate forests and widely cultivated in gardens. a plant, Melissa officinalis, having broad, opposite, serrated leaves and tight clusters of white, lemon-scented flowers that attract bees. Historical Examples […]
- Bee beetle
a European beetle, Trichodes apiarius, which sometimes infests beehives. noun a European beetle, Trichodes apiarius, that is often parasitic in beehives: family Cleridae
- Bee bird
any of several birds, as the bee-eaters, that feed on bees.