plural noun
Phoe·ni·cop·ter·i·dae | \ˌfēnəˌkäpˈterəˌdē\

Definition of Phoenicopteridae 

: a family of large showy wading birds that comprises the flamingos, usually constitutes a suborder of the order Ciconiiformes, but was formerly considered to form a distinct order

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Other Words from Phoenicopteridae

phoenicopteroid \¦⸗⸗¦käptəˌrȯid \ adjective or noun
phoenicopterous \-tərəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Phoenicopteridae

New Latin, from Phoenicopterus, type genus + -idae

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