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Muskrat vs. Mink

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Muskratnoun

A large aquatic rodent (Ondatra zibethicus).

Minknoun

(plural mink or minks) Any of various semi-aquatic, carnivorous mammals in the Mustelinae subfamily, similar to weasels, with dark fur, native to Europe and America, of which two species in different genera are extant: the American mink (Neovison vison) and the European mink (Mustela lutreola).

Muskratnoun

Any of several species of shrews in the family Soricidae, especially the Asian house shrew, Suncus murinus

Minknoun

(plural mink) The fur or pelt of a mink, used to make apparel.

Muskratnoun

A North American aquatic fur-bearing rodent (Ondatra zibethica formerly Fiber zibethicus). It resembles a rat in color and having a long scaly tail, but the tail is compressed, the hind feet are webbed, and the ears are concealed in the fur. It has scent glands which secrete a substance having a strong odor of musk. Called also musquash, musk beaver, ondatra, and sometimes water rat.

Minknoun

(plural minks) An article of clothing made of mink.

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Muskratnoun

The musk shrew.

Minknoun

(plural minks) An individual with poor personal hygiene; a smelly person.

Muskratnoun

The desman.

Minknoun

A carnivorous mammal of the genus Mustela (foremrly Putorius), allied to the weasel. The European mink is Mustela lutreola. The common American mink (Mustela vison) varies from yellowish brown to black. Its fur is highly valued. Called also minx, nurik, and vison.

Muskratnoun

the brown fur of a muskrat

Minknoun

The fur of the mink{1}. Together with sable, it is one of the most expensive furs not taken from endangerd species. When the fur is taken from animals grown on a farm, it called ranch mink.

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Muskratnoun

beaver-like aquatic rodent of North America with dark glossy brown fur

Minknoun

the expensive fur of a mink

Muskrat

The muskrat (Ondatra zibethicus) is a medium-sized semiaquatic rodent native to North America and an introduced species in parts of Europe, Asia, and South America. The muskrat is found in wetlands over a wide range of climates and habitats.

Minknoun

fur coat made from the soft lustrous fur of minks

Minknoun

slender-bodied semiaquatic mammal having partially webbed feet; valued for its fur

Mink

Mink are dark-colored, semiaquatic, carnivorous mammals of the genera Neogale and Mustela and part of the family Mustelidae, which also includes weasels, otters, and ferrets. There are two extant species referred to as : the American mink and the European mink.

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