from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An old name of the fitchew or polecat, Putorius vulgaris; literally, foul or stinking marten: so called from its offensive odor. Set polecat.
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- n. dark brown mustelid of woodlands of Eurasia that gives off an unpleasant odor when threatened
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