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A name given to several species of flounders, esp. The American rough dab is Hippoglossoides platessoides. A gentle blow with the hand or some soft substance; a sudden blow or hit; a peck. A large, spine-tailed lizard Uromastix spinipesfound in Egypt, Arabia, and Palestine; -- called also dhobb, and dhabb. That with which one dabs; hence, a pad or other device used by printers, engravers, sheriff dogberry i am in ass.
A small water bird Podilymbus podicepsallied to the grebes, remarkable for its quickness in diving; -- called also dapchick, dobchick, dipchick, didapper, dobber, devil-diver, hell-diver, and pied-billed grebe.