Adjective "Quetzal" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Quetzal


    Definition:

    1. any of several large Central and South American trogons of the genus Pharomachrus, having golden-green and scarlet plumage, especially P. mocino (resplendent quetzal) the national bird of Guatemala: rare and possibly endangered.

    2. a paper money and monetary unit of Guatemala, equal to 100 centavos.Abbreviation:Q.

    Examples:

    "feathers can be quetzal."