honeypot

[huhn-ee-pot]
noun
a pot, as of glass or silver, for storing and serving honey.
Also, honey pot.


Origin:
1425–75; late Middle English. See honey, pot1

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honeypot (ˈhʌnɪˌpɒt)
 
n
1.  a container for honey
2.  something which attracts people in great numbers: Cornwall is a honeypot for tourists

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For those who want to connect or reconnect with others, social-networking sites are a huge, glorious honeypot.
Heavy fighting has stopped, but skirmishes continue between armies dug in round honeypot centres, such as the diamond mines.
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