flamingo
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Usage note
The plural of “flamingo” can be “flamingos” or “flamingoes.”
flamingo(
fluh
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mihng
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go
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. el flamenco
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Flamingos get their pink color from beta carotene in the food they eat.El color rosado de los flamencos es debido al beta caroteno en su comida.
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flamingo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el flamenco
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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flamingo [fləˈmɪŋɡəʊ]
noun
flamingos flamingoes flamenco (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "flamingo"
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be a flamingo in a flock of pigeons
sé un flamenco en una bandada de palomas
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