1. quetzal bird large trogon of Central America and South America having golden-green and scarlet plumage
  2. council board the table that conferees sit around as they hold a meeting
  3. glacial period any period of time during which glaciers covered a large part of the earth's surface
  4. control board electrical device consisting of a flat insulated surface that contains switches and dials and meters for controlling other electrical devices
  5. boatswain bird mostly white web-footed tropical seabird often found far from land
  6. Quetzalcoatl an Aztec deity represented as a plumed serpent
  7. gaolbird a criminal who has been jailed repeatedly
  8. catbird North American songbird whose call resembles a cat's mewing
  9. Ethelbert Anglo-Saxon king of Kent who was converted to Christianity by Saint Augustine; codified English law (552-616)
  10. raptorial bird any of numerous carnivorous birds that hunt and kill other animals
  11. queer bird someone regarded as eccentric or crazy and standing out from a group
  12. quetzal the basic unit of money in Guatemala; equal to 100 centavos
  13. naked as a jaybird (used informally) completely unclothed
  14. stillbirth a natural loss of the products of conception
  15. gallows bird a person who deserves to be hanged
  16. cause celebre an incident that attracts great public attention
  17. sauce Albert creamy white sauce with horseradish and mustard
  18. aquatic bird wading and swimming and diving birds of either fresh or salt water
  19. genus Laportea mostly tropical stinging herbs or trees: nettle
  20. celebrity the state or quality of being widely honored and acclaimed