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stone marten

a marten, Mustela foina, of Europe and Asia, having a white mark on the throat and breast.
Also called beech marten.
Origin of stone marten
First recorded in 1835-45 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Eve came to him that night wearing the stone marten cape he'd given her for Christmas.

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British Dictionary definitions for stone marten

stone marten

a marten, Martes foina, of Eurasian woods and forests, having a brown coat with a pale underfur
the highly valued fur of this animal
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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