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Beehive

In the United Kingdom, a slang term for 5 pounds. The term derives from Cockney rhyming slang: beehive rhymes with five.
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Chapters 2 through 5 describe the structure and utility of older European hives in order of appearance (log hives, skeps, and early box hives) and give an account of bee niches used for housing skeps in Scottish garden and castle walls between the sixteenth and nineteenth centuries.
But Warre regarded the practice in skep beekeeping of harvesting honey by sulfuring the bees as barbarous and thus did not advocate returning to "skeppism.
Horn provides a good overview of the move from skeps to hives (like most people who know little about bees, I always assumed that skeps and hives were one and the same) and the development of technologies such as smokers, and centrifuges, that helped make the collecting of honey easier and more economically feasible, and helped transform beekeeping from a cottage industry into an agribusiness.
A recess might contain a specially shaped skep base, or the remains of a skep, or traces of beeswax.
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Tenders are invited for Round Skep Without Lid Made Of Nylon, Plastic,Size:20 X18 X 12 Hxdxd Basket Suitable For Dust Bin Hxdxd
Die retrospektiewe styl skep die moontlikheid van die naiewe kinderverteller teenoor die perspektief van die volwassene baie jare later, wat die temas van onskuld en die verbreking daarvan, die illusie van 'n volmaakte wereld teenoor die ontnugtering later en die eerste kennismaking met die liefde en dood ironies belig.
Soos in Afdeling 4 bespreek, gebruik Bran die oorblyfsels uit die pre-apokaliptiese wereld, selfs al het hy nie kennis van die tyd nie, om betekenis te skep binne die post-apokaliptiese ruimte.
We all came up with a theme, one had a bee skep (a straw beehive) that you see in English gardens, another had this bear cookie jar.
Daarna word Cloete se omdigting van die teks ondersoek deur dit met die bronteks te vergelyk om aan te toon hoe die digter die 7/ifls-gegewe toe-eien en verwerk om 'n lewens- en wereldbeeld te skep wat in lyn met die res van die bundel onversadig en Cloete se digterlike oeuvre as sodanig is.
Each bee bole would have held a skep, a basket for bees, and although a skep was much smaller than a modern wooden hive, there must have been an unusually high concentration of bees at Dolmelynllyn, said Penny Walker of the International Bee Research Association Bee Boles Register.
Each bee bole would have held a skep, a basket for bees, and although a skep was much smaller than a modern wooden hive, there must have been an unusually high concentration of bees at Dolmelynllyn, said Penny "This suggests that the surrounding area had very rich bee forage (plants that bees visit for nectar and pollen), and the beekeeper would have been able to collect much honey and beeswax," she added.