from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See fisher.
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- n. The fisher, Martes pennanti.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The fisher, or Pennant's marten. See fisher (with cut).
Yes, the solitary, crepuscular mammal known to Native Americans as the pekan, pequam or wejack, which closely resembles a European polecat.
The otter was the tail of the dog, the wejack was one of his fore-paws, and the horned horse, and the walrus, were his nose.