Sentences Containing 'apiculture'
Janša is known as a pioneer of modern apiculture and a great expert in the field.
He was educated as a painter, but was employed as a teacher of apiculture at the Habsburg court in Vienna.
In 1769 he began to work full-time as a bee-keeper and a year later became the first royally appointed teacher of apiculture for all Austrian lands.
The Empress Maria Theresa issued a decree after Janša's death obliging all teachers of apiculture to use his books.
The Museum of Apiculture in Radovljica is also named after him.
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dermatologist - one who studies the skin and its diseases
domicile - home; V. ADJ. domiciled: having one's domicile; Ex. He is domiciled in Britain.
tawny - brownish yellow
loom - appear or take shape (usually in an enlarged, indistinct, or distorted form); Ex. The shadow of the gallows loomed threateningly. N: apparatus for making thread into cloth
chortle - chuckle with delight; N.
absolve - pardon (an offense)
revert - relapse; backslide; turn back to; return to the former owner; N. reversion
impropriety - improperness; unsuitableness
pending - not yet decided or settled; impending; Ex. pending decision; PREP. while awaiting; until; Ex. delay the decision pending his return