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Meaning of DABCHICK

Pronunciation:  'dab`chik

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  small European grebe
 

DABCHICK is a 8 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: little grebe, Podiceps ruficollis
 
 See Also: grebe

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dab"chick`\, n. [For dabchick. See {Dap}, {Dip}, cf.
{Dipchick}.] (Zo["o]l.)
A small water bird ({Podilymbus podiceps}), allied to the
grebes, remarkable for its quickness in diving; -- called
also {dapchick}, {dobchick}, {dipchick}, {didapper},
{dobber}, {devil-diver}, {hell-diver}, and {pied-billed
grebe}.

 

 

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