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Definition of honeycomb
1a structure of hexagonal cells of wax, made by bees to store honey and eggs. 2a structure of adjoining cavities or cells:a honeycomb of caves a mass of cavities produced by corrosion or dissolution: [as modifier]:honeycomb weathering a raised hexagonal or cellular pattern on the face of a fabric. 3tripe from the second stomach of a ruminant.
verb [with object]
fill with cavities or tunnels:whole hillsides were honeycombed with mines infiltrate and undermine:their men honeycombed the army