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Definition of 'hive'


  1. a teeming multitude
  2. a man-made receptacle that houses a swarm of bees
       Synonyms: beehive
  3. a structure that provides a natural habitation for bees; as in a hollow tree
       Synonyms: beehive


  1. store, like bees; "bees hive honey and pollen"; "He hived lots of information"
  2. move together in a hive or as if in a hive; "The bee swarms are hiving"
  3. gather into a hive; "The beekeeper hived the swarm"

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