hive

Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
hive (noun)
1.
a) a container for housing honeybees
b) the usually aboveground nest of bees
2.
a colony of bees
3.
a place swarming with activity
hive (verb)
intransitive verb
1.
of bees to enter and take possession of a hive
2.
transitive verb
to reside in close association
1.
to collect into a hive
2.
to store up in or as if in a hive