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Definition(s):

  • (n) large pink to scarlet web-footed wading bird with down-bent bill; inhabits brackish lakes

Usage(s):

  • Six brightly insolent flamingoes stalking near picking up their food for themselves.

News

  1. WJFW News

    RHINELANDER - We got some surprise visitors here at the station last night. A flock of flamingoes parked on the Newswatch 12 front lawn, and decided to stay for the night.
    on July 17, 2013     Source: WJFW Rhinelander

  2. Channel 12 gets 'flocked' for the Relay for Life

    RHINELANDER - We got some surprise visitors here at the station last night. A flock of flamingoes parked on the Newswatch 12 front lawn, and decided to stay for the night.
    on July 17, 2013     Source: WJFW Rhinelander

Quotes

  1. "The levels had gone down to very worrying levels before the onset of the current rains, forcing the flamingoes to migrate and completely robbing the lake of its natural beauty, thus affecting the tourism industry," Mr Michuki says in his World...
    on Jun 4, 2009 By: John Michuki Source: Daily Nation

  2. "The magnitude of this attack has, for the first time, shown to the present generation that indifference is cool only in college," said Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi, a 31-year-old writer whose latest novel, "The Lost Flamingoes of Bombay,"...
    on Dec 4, 2008 By: Siddarth Narayan Source: International Herald Tribune

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