apiary NOUN (pl. apiaries) a place where bees are kept.
DERIVATIVES apiarist noun.
ORIGIN Latin apiarium, from apis 'bee' .

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  • Apiarist — A pi*a*rist, n. One who keeps an apiary. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • apiarist — (n.) 1816; see APIARY (Cf. apiary) + IST (Cf. ist) …   Etymology dictionary

  • apiarist — [ā′ pē ə rist] n. a person who keeps bees …   English World dictionary

  • apiarist — noun Date: 1816 beekeeper …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • apiarist — /ay pee euh rist/, n. a person who keeps an apiary. [1810 20; APIAR(Y) + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • apiarist — noun A beekeeper. See Also: apiary …   Wiktionary

  • apiarist — a·pi·a·rist || eɪpjÉ™rɪst n. bee keeper, apiculturist …   English contemporary dictionary

  • apiarist — n. Bee breeder, bee keeper, bee student, keeper of an apiary, bee master, apiarian …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • apiarist — n beekeeper, apaculturist, apiarian, bee breeder …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • apiarist — api·a·rist …   English syllables

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