stone marten

noun
a marten, Mustela foina, of Europe and Asia, having a white mark on the throat and breast.
Also called beech marten.


Origin:
1835–45

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stone marten
 
n
1.  a marten, Martes foina, of Eurasian woods and forests, having a brown coat with a pale underfur
2.  the highly valued fur of this animal

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Specially included are fine quality stone marten and large dark mink scarfs.
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