Pronunciation: (flu-ming'gō), [key]
—pl. -gos, -goes.
any of several aquatic birds of the family Phoenicopteridae, having very long legs and neck, webbed feet, a bill bent downward at the tip, and pinkish to scarlet plumage.
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