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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Large trogon of Central America and South America having golden-green and scarlet plumage; The basic unit of money in Guatemala.

Usage examples (36)
  • The feathers of the quetzal are the ones commonly used in connection with the serpent.
  • This is the home of the resplendent trogon, called the quetzal -- the imperial bird of the
  • The feathers of the quetzal are the ones usually associated with the serpent, making the rebus,
  • In Dresden 16c (Pl. 24, fig. 3) and Tro-Cortesianus 94c (Pl. 24, fig. 6), the quetzal is the head-dress of women. for more
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