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horned grebe

Syllabification: horned grebe

Definition of horned grebe in English:

noun

North American
A North American and northern Eurasian grebe with reddish underparts and a black and gold crest.
  • Podiceps auritus, family Podicipedidae
Example sentences
  • Male and female horned grebes look alike, but males are slightly larger and more brightly colored.
  • The diet of the horned grebe consists of aquatic insects, crustaceans, and mollusks.
  • They found there are a lot of horned grebes up there.

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