noun recurrent large circumscribed areas of subcutaneous edema; onset is sudden and it disappears within 24 hours; seen mainly in young women, often as an allergic reaction to food or drugs
Quincke's edema; periodic edema; atrophedema; angioedema.
verb keep or lay aside for future use
salt away; put in; stack away; stash away; lay in; store.
store grain for the winter
The bear stores fat for the period of hibernation when he doesn't eat
(Zoöl.), the honeybee.
verb remove from a group and make separate
The unit was hived off from its parent company
verb withdraw (money) and move into a different location, often secretly and with dishonest intentions
verb save up as for future use
squirrel away; cache; stash; lay away; hoard.