musteline definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, associated with, or of the Mustelidae, the family of fur-bearing animals that includes the badger, mink, otter, and weasel.
    • Like or regarding the family members Mustelidae, or the weasels and martens.
    • Like or regarding the household Mustelidæ, or even the weasels and martens.
  • others:
    • Resembling a marten or weasel; of or related to the Mustelinæ, or, in a broader feeling, toward Mustelidæ or weasel family.
    • Specifically, tawny, like a weasel in summer; fawn-colored.
    • Dogfish-like; of or pertaining to the Mustelinæ.
  • noun:
    • A musteline mammal; a part of the Mustelinæ.
    • A musteline seafood.
    • fissiped fur-bearing carnivorous animals

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