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- n. The dabchick, or little grebe.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The dabchick.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A grebe.
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I went through the water like a hell-diver, and without quite knowing what I was doing I got hold of him and tried to garrote him.
He allowed that it was a common "hell-diver with an abnormal head," while Lyons claimed that it was a kingfisher.
And so it is that the duck called hell-diver has red eyes.”
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