from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A northern Eurasian mink (Mustela siberica) having a dark brown coat with tawny markings.
- n. The fur of this animal.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The Siberian weasel, Mustela sibirica
- n. The fur of the Siberian weasel
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Among furriers, any of several Asiatic minks; esp., Putorius sibiricus, the yellowish brown pelt of which is valued, esp. for the tail, used for making artists' brushes. Trade names for the fur are red sable and Tatar sable.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The chorok, red sable, or Siberian mink, Putorius sibiricus, about 15 inches long, with a bushy tail 8 or 10 inches long, the fur uniformly buff or tawny, somewhat paler below, varied with black and white on the head.
Russian kolinskiĭ, of Kola, from Kola, Kola Peninsula.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Russian колонки (kolonkí). (Wiktionary)