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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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BSNL has already hired consultants to help it hive off its tower business.
To get the Commission's green light this time round, Alcan has said it is prepared to hive off a flat-rolled steel mill in Germany.
The minister said that getting healthier banks to share the bank's burden would help hive off around EUR13bn in problem loans, leases and property at Hypo Alpe Adria.
Kenyatta will also form a new ministry to hive off some of the functions currently performed by the Interior and Coordination ministry.
But Universal is now thought to be drawing up plans to hive off the record label along with other assets to help assuage regulators' concerns about its market dominance, according to press reports.
This idea had all the makings of a scheme to hive off the profitable parts to their rich pals in the private healthcare sector and leave the public to pick up the tab for costly treatment.
MY message to Mr Brown is to stop the privatisation of our Post Office by letting private firms hive off the best parts.
She has a broad suspicion that there are some plans to privatise or hive off the Riverside Festival.
64bnand unveiled plans to hive off half of its petrochemicals arm.
Countrywide said advanced discussions were taking place with a small number of parties as it explored options to hive off the division, which has been mostly closed to new business since August 2002.
Indice Multimedia is to hive off its free newspaper activities and regroup them as part of its Indice Multiprensa subsidiary.