[ hel-dahy-ver ]
/ ˈhɛlˌdaɪ vər /
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a grebe, especially the pied-billed grebe.
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How to use helldiver in a sentence
The Helldiver, which had been closest to us when our signal had been picked up, was the first ship in.Four-Day Planet|Henry Beam Piper
British Dictionary definitions for helldiver
/ (ˈhɛlˌdaɪvə) /
US informal a small greyish-brown North American grebe, Podilymbus podiceps, with a small billAlso called: pied-billed grebe, dabchick
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