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hive

1. a structure in which social bees live and rear their young
2. a colony of social bees

What does it mean when you dream about a hive?

The hive is a symbol of industriousness and teamwork. If stung by a bee or many bees, one needs to either get to work or slack off from overworking (being “busy a bee”).

hive

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(agriculture)
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Reuters -- Italian airline Alitalia is considering creating a separate company to hive off its bad debts and appease Gulf-based suitor Etihad, Il Messaggero daily said on Saturday.
EFG and QInvest sealed the agreement in May to hive off EFG's investment banking business in a joint venture in which Qatar state-backed QInvest would hold a 60 percent stake.
News Corp chief operating officer Chase Carey is believed to have instructed executives to look at a number of options to hive off Rupert Murdoch's News International titles.
It's like the UK being told to hive off Buck House and stonehenge to the Germans.
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp stated its intention to fight on by withdrawing an offer to hive off Sky News as a separate company and will instead engage with the Competition Commission.
The ministry, which has resisted calls to hive off its spending divisions into independent corporations, is believed to have racked up heavy debts.
One would think that someone of his political experience would have got that in writing, but there again, it serves this Labour Government's interests to hive off as much British manufacturing as possible to Europe.
Royal Bank of Scotland may hive off more than 300 of its branches in England and Wales in a bid to satisfy European authorities, according to reports.
Summary: Royal Bank of Scotland may hive off more than 300 of its branches in England and Wales in a bid to satisfy European authorities.
Wirral West MP Stephen Hesford threatened to sacrifice his unpaid post as a ministerial aide by voting against the Bill to hive off up to 30% of the business to a foreign postal operator.
C CHIEFS today squashed proposals to hive off local radio stations to a new broadeasting authority and pledged continued backing for regional television.
That she suspected there were plans to privatise or hive off the Riverside Festival, which she believed was "part of the widespread corruption within the council"