from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of hymenopterous insects including the carpenter. See Carpenter bee, under carpenter.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An extensive genus of solitary bees, containing many of those large species known as carpenter-bees.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. carpenter bees
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