stone marten(redirected from stone martens)
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1. A Eurasian marten (Martes foina) having brown fur with a lighter undercoat and inhabiting open forests or rocky areas.
2. The fur of this animal. In both senses also called beech marten.
1. (Animals) a marten, Martes foina, of Eurasian woods and forests, having a brown coat with a pale underfur
2. (Textiles) the highly valued fur of this animal
a Eurasian marten, Martes foina, having light-colored underfur.