For the purpose of this subchapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
   APIARY. A place where bee colonies are kept.
   BEE. Any stage of the common domestic honeybee, Apis mellifera species.
   COLONY. A hive and its equipment and appurtenances, including bees, comb, honey, pollen and brood.
   HIVE. A structure intended for the housing of a bee colony.
(1960 Code, § 26-7-1) (Ord. 7066, passed 1-8-2008)