Shrivel vs Sacbrood - What's the difference?

shrivel | sacbrood |


As a verb shrivel

is to collapse inward; to crumble.

As a noun sacbrood is

a virus disease in honeybees which affects the larvae, causing them to shrivel up and become scalelike.

shrivel

English

Verb

(shrivell) (UK ) (en-verb) (US )
  • To collapse inward; to crumble.
  • I saw him shrivel on the ground in fear.
  • To become wrinkled.
  • His fingers were shriveled from being in the bath for too long.
  • To draw into wrinkles.
  • The hot sun shrivelled the leaves.

    sacbrood

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A virus disease in honeybees which affects the larvae, causing them to shrivel up and become scalelike.
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