foumart


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foumart

(ˈfuːmɑːt; -mət)
n
(Animals) a former name for polecat1
[C15 folmarde: from Old English fūl foul + mearth a marten]
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Noun1.foumart - dark brown mustelid of woodlands of Eurasia that gives off an unpleasant odor when threatenedfoumart - 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