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1. marten

noun. ['ˈmɑːrtən'] agile slender-bodied arboreal mustelids somewhat larger than weasels.

Synonyms

  • Martes
  • American marten
  • mustelid
  • musteline mammal
  • pekan
  • Charronia flavigula
  • pine marten
  • fisher
  • Martes martes
  • fisher cat
  • genus Martes
  • Martes foina
  • stone marten
  • musteline
  • Martes pennanti
  • yellow-throated marten
  • sable
  • Martes americana
  • marten cat
  • American sable
  • Martes zibellina
  • beech marten

Antonyms

  • chromatic

Etymology

  • martren (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Marten

  • mcmartin
  • mccartin
  • mccarten
  • mccartan
  • spartan
  • tartan
  • parton
  • parten
  • marton
  • martin
  • hearten
  • harton
  • harten
  • garton
  • garten
  • darton
  • carton
  • barton
  • barten

Example sentences of the word marten


1. Noun, singular or mass
Identify it as a marten by its long silky fur.

2. Proper noun, singular
Beaver, fox, American marten, raccoon and tanuki tend to have long fur.

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