noun, plural minks, (especially collectively) mink.
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At Reagan’s 1985 balls, women left wearing someone else’s minks.America doesn’t need inaugural balls. But there’s something lost when they disappear.|Roxanne Roberts|January 19, 2021|Washington Post
Since doing the work published in Science, the team has been running models on new variants of the coronavirus, including the so-called UK mutation, the mink mutation from Denmark, and variants taken from South Africa, Singapore and Malaysia.AIs that read sentences are now catching coronavirus mutations|Will Heaven|January 14, 2021|MIT Technology Review
After the virus jumped from humans to minks in some places, it apparently mutated, and the altered virus has found its way back to humans.
A wild mink in Utah is the first wild animal found to be infected with the new coronavirus.Utah mink is first known case of the coronavirus in a wild animal|Erin Garcia de Jesus|December 21, 2020|Science News For Students
The country’s top epidemiologist warned at the time that the animals were highly efficient at spreading the coronavirus, and Frederiksen said Danish scientists were worried that the mutation found in the country’s mink could derail vaccine efforts.Denmark to exhume bodies of COVID-19 infected mink over contamination risk|kdunn6|December 21, 2020|Fortune
This past January, the idea of MINK came to Choi—the concept, from thought to finished product, took roughly a month.This 3-D Printer Can Change Fashion's Diversity Problem|Erin Cunningham|June 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One 1918 example, in wispy silk chiffon and lace is even trimmed in mink!
His most expensive item was a $750,000 black diamond mink cape lined with 100,000 Austrian rhinestones.
There are sheared mink jackets with trailing trains that have been laser-cut so the fur looks almost like lace.Chanel, Armani, and Givenchy Present Their Haute-Couture Collections in Paris|Robin Givhan|July 4, 2012|DAILY BEAST
With supporters like Shirley Chisholm and Patsy Mink at the table, she proposed what would become Title IX.
Wid dat, dey marks Brer Mink down, en he aint kin eat no mo' butter dat year.
Don't tell me you aint git dem fish, Brer Mink, 'kaze you know you is.'
“Good night, children,” said Mrs. Edes without turning her mink-crowned head.The Butterfly House|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
It was not unlike the mink in form, but several times larger.The Watchers of the Trails|Charles G. D. Roberts
Might not this be a weasel, fox or mink that had sneaked upon her?Radio Boys Loyalty|Wayne Whipple