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Hornet

Hor´net
n.1.(Zool.) A large, strong wasp. The European species (Vespa crabro) is of a dark brown and yellow color. It is very pugnacious, and its sting is very severe. Its nest is constructed of a paperlike material, and the layers of comb are hung together by columns. The American white-faced hornet (Vespa maculata) is larger and has similar habits.
Hornet fly
(Zool.) any dipterous insect of the genus Asilus, and allied genera, of which there are numerous species. They are large and fierce flies which capture bees and other insects, often larger than themselves, and suck their blood. Called also hawk fly, robber fly.
To stir up a hornet's nest
to provoke the attack of a swarm of spiteful enemies or spirited critics.
Noun1.hornet - large stinging paper wasp
bald-faced hornet, giant hornet, Vespa crabro, vespid, vespid wasp, Vespula maculata, Vespula maculifrons, white-faced hornet, yellow hornet, yellow jacket
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