pied-billed grebe

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n pied-billed grebe American grebe having a black-banded whitish bill
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: A bird watching term: peebeegeebee = a pied-billed grebe.
    • Pied-billed grebe (Zoöl) the dabchick.
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Usage

In literature:

Our familiar Pied-billed Grebe or Dabchick disappears so suddenly, that 'Water Witch' is one of its common names.
"Citizen Bird" by Mabel Osgood Wright and Elliott Coues
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In news:

In addition to Pied-Billed Grebe, there are Scaups, Coots, Widgeons Buffleheads and even a Cormorant on the lake.
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