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 for Pied-billed grebe
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pied \Pied\, a. [From Pie the party-colored bird.]
     Variegated with spots of different colors; party-colored;
     spotted; piebald. "Pied coats." --Burton. "Meadows trim with
     daisies pied." --Milton.
     [1913 Webster]
     Pied antelope (Zool.), the bontebok.
     Pied-billed grebe (Zool.), the dabchick.
     Pied blackbird (Zool.), any Asiatic thrush of the genus
     Pied finch (Zool.)
     (a) The chaffinch.
     (b) The snow bunting. [Prov. Eng.]
     Pied flycatcher (Zool.), a common European flycatcher
        ({Ficedula atricapilla). The male is black and white.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Dabchick \Dab"chick`\ (d[a^]b"ch[i^]k`), n. [For dabchick. See
     Dap, Dip, cf. Dipchick.] (Zool.)
     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
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  pied-billed grebe
      n 1: American grebe having a black-banded whitish bill [syn:
           pied-billed grebe, Podilymbus podiceps]

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