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APIARY

a place where bees are kept

The meaning of the word apiary is a place where bees are kept.

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WordMeaning
obligatorybinding; required; compulsory; V. oblige: constrain; make grateful; do a favor; accommodate
stultifymake stupid in mind; cause to appear or become stupid or inconsistent; suppress; frustrate or hinder; Ex. stultifying effect of uninteresting work; Ex. stultify free expression
reiteraterepeat
impetuousviolent; hasty; rash; impulsive; without careful thought; Ex. impetuous decision
spasmodicfitful; periodic; of or like a spasm; N. spasm: sudden involuntary muscular contraction; sudden burst of energy or emotion
diatribebitter scolding or denunciation; invective; abuse
suffocatedie or kill from lack of air; suppress
emissaryagent (sent on a mission to represent another); messenger
felonperson convicted of a grave crime; CF. felony: serious crime
stockadewooden enclosure or pen; fixed line of posts used as defensive barrier