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.
More Vocab Wordsobligatory - binding; required; compulsory; V. oblige: constrain; make grateful; do a favor; accommodate
revert - relapse; backslide; turn back to; return to the former owner; N. reversion
seep - pass slowly through small openings; ooze; trickle; N. seepage
denomination - religious group; unit in a system; name or designation; CF. denominator: common trait or characteristic
expertise - specialized knowledge (in a particular field); expert skill
corrugated - wrinkled; ridged
hireling - one who serves for hire (usually used contemptuously); one who works solely for compensation; Ex. hireling politician
convert - one who has adopted a different religion or opinion; V: change into another form; (persuade to) adopt a particular religion or belief
mesmerize - hypnotize; N. mesmerism; CF. Franz Mesmer
disclose - reveal; N. disclosure