having patches of black and white or of other colors; parti-colored.
a piebald animal, especially a horse.

1580–90; pie2 (see pied) + bald

piebaldly, adverb
piebaldness, noun

1. dappled, mottled.
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piebald (ˈpaɪˌbɔːld)
1.  marked or spotted in two different colours, esp black and white: a piebald horse
2.  a black-and-white pied horse
[C16: pie² + bald; see also pied]

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Word Origin & History

"of two different colors," 1589, formed from pie (2) "magpie" + bald "spotted, white" (see bald), on analogy of the black-and-white plumage of the magpie. Hence, "of mixed character, mongrel." Technically only of black-and-white colorings.
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Example sentences
Piebald deer can be more common on a local basis, especially in areas where
  deer hunters protect them.
Piebald deer, which have splotches of white on their fur as adults, are a good
Occasionally, you may see an all-white or a piebald deer, which are simply
  color variations of the species.
Piebald color patterns are much rarer than in llamas, and alpacas usually have
  a tuft of hair on their forehead.
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