Definition of Quezal
1. quetzal [n -S or -ES] - See also: quetzal
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Quezal
quezal (current term)
Literary usage of Quezal
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"The quezal is hardly so big as a Turtle-Dove. The quezalTENANGO, a city of ... quezal, male ami female. cock h&s a fine yellow bill and a head bearing a ..."
2. Sexual Dimorphism in the Animal Kingdom: A Theory of the Evolution of by Joseph Thomas Cunningham (1900)
"66 and 138) gives reasons for believing that the male quezal takes no part in incubation, and describes the behaviour of the living male bird under his own ..."