bee smoker

A device that releases smoke intended to distract bees.

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  • bee smoker — noun : a device for blowing smoke into a hive to quiet bees before working on or about the hive * * * bee smoker, a beekeeper s apparatus for producing and driving smoke into a hive to stupefy the bees while the honeycomb is being removed …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Beekeeping — [cite web| last =Traynor | first =Kirsten | title =Ancient Cave Painting Man of Bicorp | publisher =MD Bee | url = format =Web article | accessdate =2008 03 12 ] ] Beekeeping (or apiculture, from… …   Wikipedia

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