adjective Date: 1801 of or relating to beekeeping or bees

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  • Apiarian — A pi*a ri*an, a. Of or relating to bees. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • apiarian — [ā΄pē er′ē ən] adj. having to do with bees or the care of bees …   English World dictionary

  • apiarian — /ay pee air ee euhn/, adj. relating to bees or to the breeding and care of bees. [1795 1805; APIARY + AN] * * * …   Universalium

  • apiarian — 1. noun An apiarist; a beekeeper. 2. adjective Pertaining to bees or beekeeping …   Wiktionary

  • apiarian — a·pi·ar·i·an || ‚eɪpɪ eÉ™rɪən adj. of or pertaining to beekeeping or bees n. beekeeper, one who raises bees …   English contemporary dictionary

  • apiarian — api·ar·i·an …   English syllables

  • apiarian — a•pi•ar•i•an [[t]ˌeɪ piˈɛər i ən[/t]] adj. pertaining to bees or to the breeding and care of bees • Etymology: 1795–1805 …   From formal English to slang

  • apiarian — /eɪpiˈɛəriən/ (say aypee airreeuhn) adjective relating to the breeding and care of bees …   Australian English dictionary

  • apiarian — adjective relating to bees or beekeeping • Pertains to noun: ↑apiarist • Derivationally related forms: ↑apiary …   Useful english dictionary

  • Husbandry — (Roget s Thesaurus) >The economy or management of animals. < N PARAG:Husbandry >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 husbandry husbandry taming &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 circuration circuration zoohygiantics Sgm: N 1 domestication domestication domesticity Sgm …   English dictionary for students

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