marten cat

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n marten cat agile slender-bodied arboreal mustelids somewhat larger than weasels
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Usage

In literature:

Why did the two wolves not destroy the fisher-cat, the ermine and the marten?
"Kazan" by James Oliver Curwood
It is needless to look for the fur of a marten on the back of a cat.
"The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas" by James Fenimore Cooper
The weasel, mink, marten, fisher, fox, skunk, civet cat and wild cat should be skinned in this way.
"Science of Trapping" by Elmer Harry Kreps
The flesh-eating animals are well represented by the cats (jaguars, panthers, and lynxes), wolves, bears, racoons, martens, etc.
"North America" by Israel C. Russell
It is also called Marten Cat.
"The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia" by Frank Evers Beddard
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