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bee bread

Syllabification: bee bread
(also beebread)

Definition of bee bread in English:

noun

Honey or pollen used as food by bees.
Example sentences
  • This so-called bee bread is used later by the young bees to make pap, bee milk or jelly for the larvae.
  • The eggs hatch in 2 to 3 days and each larva develops within their own chamber, using the bee bread as a food source.
  • In the first case, it appears that something is present in the infected hives which are detectable in both bee bread and honey.

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