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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A Eurasian marten (Martes foina) having brown fur with lighter underfur and often inhabiting rocky inlets and crevices.
  • n. The fur of this animal.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Martes foina; beech marten.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a European marten (Mustela foina) allied to the pine marten, but having a white throat; -- called also beech marten.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as beech-marten.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. Eurasian marten having a brown coat with pale breast and throat

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