Mustela putorius


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Noun1.Mustela putorius - dark brown mustelid of woodlands of Eurasia that gives off an unpleasant odor when threatenedMustela putorius - dark brown mustelid of woodlands of Eurasia that gives off an unpleasant odor when threatened
mustelid, musteline, musteline mammal - fissiped fur-bearing carnivorous mammals
genus Mustela, Mustela - type genus of the family Mustelidae: minks and weasels
ferret - domesticated albino variety of the European polecat bred for hunting rats and rabbits
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El aparente incremento de la creatina quinasa observado en el presente caso puede ser debatible, ya que los rangos referenciales hallados en la literatura para este analito en Mustela putorius furo son considerablemente variables.
Pet ferrets are a domesticated subspecies of Mustela putorius, which is native to Europe.
The European polecat, Mustela putorius, is one of the true treasures of the British countryside, with their "bandit-mask" faces and elusive nature, it is difficult to deny that they are an absorbing and exceptional species.