Trogonoid Tro"gon*oid, a. [Trogon + -oid.] (Zo["o]l.) Like or pertaining to the trogons. [1913 Webster]

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  • trogonoid — tro·gon·oid …   English syllables

  • trogonoid — ˈtrōgənȯid adjective Etymology: trogon + oid : resembling or related to the trogons …   Useful english dictionary

  • trogon — trogonoid /troh geuh noyd /, adj. /troh gon/, n. any of several brilliantly colored birds of the family Trogonidae, esp. of the genus Trogon, of tropical and subtropical regions of the New World. [1785 95; < NL < Gk trógon, prp. of trógein to… …   Universalium

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