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What is Foundation?

  1. A sheet of beeswax impressed with the pattern of bases of worker cells on which the bees build cells and comb.
  2. A thin sheet of beeswax that has been embossed with a pattern of hexagon-shaped cells. Bees use this as a guide to neatly build full-depth comb.
  3. A thin sheet of wax that is embossed to be used as a guide for comb creation by the bees. Can be wired or unwired.


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