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white fox

noun
Origin of white fox
1690-1700
First recorded in 1690-1700
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Examples from the Web for white fox
Historical Examples
  • Near by were the remnants of a white fox robe fitting the cradle.

    A Woman who went to Alaska May Kellogg Sullivan
  • I had seen a white fox, I thought, but yonder are the bears of the night country.

    Ulric the Jarl William O. Stoddard
  • Its probably a bit of fog, or it may be a white fox, or a wolf.

  • The wonderful cape, with its white fox collar, must be displayed.

    The Crimson Thread

    Roy J. Snell
  • It was the cape with the white fox collar worn by the mystery woman.

    The Crimson Thread

    Roy J. Snell
  • He is followed by a white fox, which instructs him how to achieve his quest.

    The Grateful Dead Gordon Hall Gerould
  • Genevieve and the white fox furs were escorted by Arthur Summers.

    Missy Dana Gatlin
  • I was just thinking how nice it would be if I had some white fox furs.

    Missy Dana Gatlin
  • "I wasn't expecting the white fox furs," said Missy defensively.

    Missy Dana Gatlin
  • Arthur and Genevieve were there, Genevieve in her white fox furs, of course.

    Missy Dana Gatlin
British Dictionary definitions for white fox

white fox

noun
1.
another name for arctic fox
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