Honeycomb

Definition of Honeycomb

Hon´ey`comb`
n.1.A mass of hexagonal waxen cells, formed by bees, and used by them to hold their honey and their eggs.
2.Any substance, as a easting of iron, a piece of worm-eaten wood, or of triple, etc., perforated with cells like a honeycomb.
Honeycomb moth
(Zool.) the wax moth.
Honeycomb stomach
(Anat.) See Reticulum.

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