honey bee definition

  • noun:
    • A species of bee, Apis mellifera, frequently kept commercially for honey, beeswax, and pollination of plants.

Related Sources

  • Hyponym for "honey bee"
  • Same Context for "honey bee"
  • Apiculture Dictionary for "honey bee"
    • the typical name for Apis mellifera.
    • View More
29 votes

How would you define honey bee?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!