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1. (Science: zoology) a box, basket, or other structure, for the reception and habitation of a swarm of honeybees.

2. A place swarming with busy occupants; a crowd. The hive of roman liars. (Tennyson)

Origin: oe. Hive, huve, as. Hfe.

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Re: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?

... giant, hunter, leader man. That train has left the station. If anything, we are evolving in the direction of lazy, shallow, sex-crazy, hive mentality having, follower or something. But more than likely, we're not evolving in any particular direction at all, because of how incredibly ...

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by andreassiege
Tue Oct 09, 2012 3:32 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?
Replies: 25
Views: 45095


... when a queen goes on a mating flight (usually 1 or 2 in the first few days after she becomes queen) she mates with around 10-20 drones from other hives at 'drone congregation areas'. She does this to maintain genetic diversity as she stores the sperm to use all her life. So here's the question: ...

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by nicholasetew
Sat Sep 22, 2012 7:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bees
Replies: 3
Views: 2679

Sugar Allergy

... know yet ... My eyelids swell and itch and my neck , inside my throat,my scalp my cheeks,in my ears ,nose drips and itch, , my side of hip gets hives ,my inner thighs loses patch hair and hives begin, around my hands lose hair and up just above my ankles,my back itches and can hive too. My testies, ...

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by HypnomanceR
Thu Apr 16, 2009 11:41 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sugar Allergy
Replies: 76
Views: 287746


Why would that be good? Have you ever been to New Orleans? In the words of Obi Wan Kenobi, "You will never find a more wretched hive of scum and villainy."

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by alextemplet
Wed Feb 06, 2008 5:18 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Age of Man
Replies: 31
Views: 15374

Wait just a second...yeah...sounds like celiac disease

... described from your stomach is your immune system damaging your intestine! The other swelling that you described in other parts of your body is a hive reaction to the allergy. If a number of the following symptoms sound familiar, I would recommend immediately switching to a completely celiac free ...

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by ladykat324
Wed Nov 14, 2007 10:10 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 453
Views: 2912006
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