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Meaning of "Slavonian grebe" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SLAVONIAN GREBE

Slavonian grebe  [sləˈvəʊnɪən ɡriːb] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SLAVONIAN GREBE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Slavonian grebe is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SLAVONIAN GREBE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Slavonian grebe

Horned grebe

The horned grebe is a member of the grebe family of water birds. It is also known as the Slavonian grebe. It is an excellent swimmer and diver, and pursues its fish prey underwater. P. auritus is one of the species to which the Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds applies.

Definition of Slavonian grebe in the English dictionary

The definition of Slavonian grebe in the dictionary is a N Eurasian or N American grebe with reddish underside and a black and gold crest; Podiceps auritus.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SLAVONIAN GREBE


Beeb
biːb
dieb
diːb
dweeb
dwiːb
ephebe
ɪˈfiːb
feeb
fiːb
glebe
ɡliːb
grebe
ɡriːb
Namibe
næˈmiːb
plebe
pliːb
sungrebe
ˈsʌnˌɡriːb

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SLAVONIAN GREBE

Slavic
slavish
slavishly
slavishness
Slavism
Slavkov
slavocracies
slavocracy
slavocrat
Slavonia
Slavonian
Slavonic
Slavophil
Slavophile

WORDS THAT END LIKE SLAVONIAN GREBE

Achebe
black-necked grebe
debe
great crested grebe
Hebe
little grebe
Phebe
phoebe
pied-billed grebe
red-necked grebe
Thebe

Synonyms and antonyms of Slavonian grebe in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Slavonian grebe» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SLAVONIAN GREBE

Find out the translation of Slavonian grebe to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Slavonian grebe from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Slavonian grebe» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

斯拉沃尼亚鸊鷉
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

zambullidor de Eslavonia
570 millions of speakers

English

Slavonian grebe
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

स्लाव ग्रेब
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الغطاس السلافونية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

славянский поганка
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

mergulhão Slavonian
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

স্লাভোনীয় গ্রি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

grèbe esclavon
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Slavonian grebe
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ohrentaucher
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

スラボニアカイツブリ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

슬라 농
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Slavonian grebe
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

chim cộc trắng ngôn ngư Slavon
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஸ்லாவோனியன் கிரேப்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्लावोनियन ग्रेबे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Slavonyalı yeşillikler
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

svasso Slavonia
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Slavonian perkoz
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Слов´янський поганка
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Grebe slavonă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Σλοβένικη grebe
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Slavoniër Grebe
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

svarthakedopping
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Horndykker
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Slavonian grebe

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SLAVONIAN GREBE»

The term «Slavonian grebe» is used very little and occupies the 154.231 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SLAVONIAN GREBE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Slavonian grebe

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SLAVONIAN GREBE»

Discover the use of Slavonian grebe in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Slavonian grebe and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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A Field Guide to the Birds of Britain and Europe
SLAVONIAN GREBE Podiceps auritus Plate! Du- Kuifduiker Fr -Grebe esc lavon Ge - Ohrentaucher Sw - Svarthakedopping N. Am. - Horned Grebe Identification: l3" (33cm). Medium-sized grebe, with straight, quite stubby hill, quite large head ...
Roger Tory Peterson, Guy Mountfort, P. A. D. Hollum, 2001
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Bill Oddie's Birds of Britain and Ireland
Slightly smaller than Slavonian Grebe, which it closely resembles. Breeding plumage distinctive: note black neck and pale yellow "ears". Non breeding plumage very similar to Slavonian Grebe and the same possible confusions occur (see ...
Bill Oddie, 1998
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The Helm Guide to Bird Identification
Juvenile Slavonian Grebe shows traces of head stripes. Winter Black-necked Grebe. More clear-cut than juvenile, with brighter eye. Note shapes of head and bill and extent of black on head. Winter Little Grebe. Winter Slavonian Grebe.
Keith Vinicombe, 2014
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Birdwatcher's Pocket Field Guide
Slavonian Grebe Podiceps auritus 3 l -38cm, 1 2.5in 0® Br (PM When Throughout the year Where Breeds on small Scottish pools and lakes. Mainly coastal in autumn/winter Confusion species Black- necked and Little Grebe Call Far carrying ...
Mark Golley, 2003
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RSPB Handbook of Scottish Birds
SEE ALSO: Great Crested Grebe p58, Slavonian Grebe p60, Black-necked Grebe p61. HABITS It flies strongly with rapid wingbeats. Two white wingpatches show in flight, but a much smaller area of white on the forewing than on Great Crested ...
Peter Holden, Stuart Housden, 2009
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Angel Messages: The Oracle of the Birds
... use passion wisely within our relationships. The nature of passion is movement and rest; if we understand this rhythm, we can ride its tides with mastery and release. Slavonian Grebe: The striking Slavonian grebe bears an augury concerning.
Claire Nahmad
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New Scientist
Slavonian grebe. broader black-and-white patch, and the underside of its tail is white with a black base where the turtle's is black with a white edge. The Barbary dove, on the other hand, is smaller and usually of a buffish or creamy colour; ...
8
The Birds of Leicestershire and Rutland
Many reports were received relative to Carrion Crow which, during the snows, lived mainly on dead and ailing birds: Coot, Partridge, Slavonian Grebe and Tawny Owl are all recorded as having been fed upon, the three former species having ...
Dave Gamble, Roger Davies, Andrew Harrop, 2009
9
Waterbird Populations and Pressures in the Baltic Sea
... Common Coot Tufted Duck Common Pochard Greater Scaup Common Goldeneye Smew Red- breasted Merganser Goosander Long- tailed Duck Velvet Scoter Common Scoter Common Eider Divers Slavonian Grebe Great Crested Grebe ...
Henrik Skov, Nordisk Ministerråd, Nordisk Råd, 2011
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Progress in Marine Conservation in Europe: NATURA 2000 Sites ...
This area is defined by overlapping concentrations of more than half-a- million seabirds, primarily by the distribution and abundance of divers, Slavonian grebe, red-necked grebe, great crested grebe, black guillemot, red-breasted merganser,  ...
Henning von Nordheim, Dieter Boedeker, Jochen C. Krause, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SLAVONIAN GREBE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Slavonian grebe is used in the context of the following news items.
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Bird Notes: Iceland comes to Abergele
Long-stayers include a Black-necked Grebe and Great Northern Diver in Holyhead Harbour, Slavonian Grebes in nearby Beddmanarch Bay, a Surf Scoter off ... «Daily Post North Wales, Feb 15»
2
Bird Notes: Scoters on a Sunday
In Conwy county, an Iceland Gull was a great find in Abergele's Pentre Mawr park on Monday, while there was an impressive count of 11 Slavonian Grebes off ... «Daily Post North Wales, Feb 15»
3
Bird Notes: The not so common gull
Slavonian Grebes are in Beddmanarch Bay and off Llanfairfechan, a Scaup at Rhos Point at the weekend, and a small group of Scaup and Long-tailed Ducks ... «Daily Post North Wales, Feb 15»
4
Bird Notes: Little bustard welcomes in the New Year
Two more Divers were in Holyhead Harbour on New Year's Day, and three Slavonian Grebes at nearby Beddmanarch Bay. A flock of Twite feeds on Horned ... «Daily Post North Wales, Jan 15»
5
Turtle dove could be extinct in Britain within a decade and other rare …
... the common scoter, a dark seaduck mostly found in Scotland of which there were thought to be 39 breeding pairs in 2012, and the Slavonian grebe, a bird with ... «Daily Mail, Aug 14»
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The Rich Column: Getting the bird
“Yeah, they get tired after a prolonged squawk …” “Look, we've been here an hour and all I've spotted is a Slavonian grebe. You said there were 2,000 grouse.”. «Financial Times, Mar 14»
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Rafts boost black-throated diver numbers in Highlands
Previously, rafts have also been suggested as a way of helping another rare bird, the Slavonian grebe. In the UK breeding pairs of the colourful bird can only be ... «BBC News, Jul 13»
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Illegal egg trader prosecuted
... charges of unlawful possession of 338 eggs, including a number of rare Scottish breeding birds such as Slavonian Grebe, Black-throated Diver and Osprey. «Bird Watch, Mar 13»
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'Dead duck' in Inverness turns out to be rare grebe
"The Slavonian grebe is a very rare breeding bird in Scotland and found only in a handful of lochs in the Highlands. Unfortunately, the numbers are going down.". «BBC News, Jan 13»
10
Egg thief numbers at record low
Birds at risk in Scotland include the golden eagle and Slavonian grebe. Sea eagles in Mull are the subject of round-the-clock CCTV surveillance to prevent thefts ... «stv.tv, Apr 12»

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« EDUCALINGO. Slavonian grebe [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/slavonian-grebe>. Nov 2021 ».
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