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Pelican vs. Flamingo

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  • Pelican (noun)

    Any of various seabirds of the family Pelecanidae, having a long bill with a distendable pouch.

  • Pelican (noun)

    A native or resident of the American state of Louisiana.

  • Pelican (noun)

    A retort or still having a curved tube or tubes leading back from the head to the body for continuous condensation and redistillation.

  • Pelican (noun)

    A set of forceps used to force overcrowded teeth apart.

  • Flamingo (noun)

    A wading bird of the family Phoenicopteridae.

  • Flamingo (noun)

    A deep pink color tinged with orange, like that of a flamingo.

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  • Flamingo (adjective)

    Of a deep pink color tinged with orange, like that of a flamingo.

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  • Pelican (noun)

    Any large webfooted bird of the genus Pelecanus, of which about a dozen species are known. They have an enormous bill, to the lower edge of which is attached a pouch in which captured fishes are temporarily stored.

  • Pelican (noun)

    A retort or still having a curved tube or tubes leading back from the head to the body for continuous condensation and redistillation.

  • Flamingo (noun)

    Any bird of the genus Phœnicopterus. The flamingoes have webbed feet, very long legs, and a beak bent down as if broken. Their color is usually red or pink. The American flamingo is P. ruber; the European is P. antiquorum.

Webster Dictionary
  • Pelican (noun)

    large long-winged warm-water seabird having a large bill with a distensible pouch for fish

  • Flamingo (noun)

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

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