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Definition of marten
martenMartin Mar"tin, n. [F. martin, from the proper name Martin.
Cf. Martlet.] (Zo["o]l.)
One of several species of swallows, usually having the tail
less deeply forked than the tail of the common swallows.
[Written also marten.]
Note: The American purple martin, or bee martin (Progne
subis, or purpurea), and the European house, or
window, martin (Hirundo, or Chelidon, urbica), are
the best known species.
(a) The bank swallow. See under Bank.
(b) The fairy martin. See under Fairy.
(a) The purple martin.
(b) The kingbird.
Sand martin, the bank swallow. MartenMarten Mar"ten, n. (Zo["o]l.)
A bird. See Martin. MartenMarten Mar"ten, n. [From older martern, marter, martre, F.
martre, marte, LL. martures (pl.), fr. L. martes; akin to AS.
mear?, meard, G. marder, OHG. mardar, Icel. m["o]r?r. Cf.
1. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several fur-bearing carnivores of
the genus Mustela, closely allied to the sable. Among
the more important species are the European beech, or
stone, marten (Mustela foina); the pine marten (M.
martes); and the American marten, or sable (M.
Americana), which some zo["o]logists consider only a
variety of the Russian sable.
2. The fur of the marten, used for hats, muffs, etc.
Meaning of marten from wikipedia
- The martens constitute
the genus Martes within
Guloninae, in the family
Mustelidae. They have bushy tails
paws with partially...
- The European
(Martes martes), also known
as the pine marten
or the European marten
, is a mustelid native
to and widespread
- The beech marten
(Martes foina), also known
as the stone marten
, house marten
or white breasted marten
, is a species
of marten native
to much of Europe...
- The American
(Martes americana), also known
as the American marten
, is a species
of North American
mammal, a member
of the family
Elco de Roon (born 29 March
1991) is a Dutch professional footballer
as a midfielder
and the Netherlands
- Dr. Martens
, also commonly known
as Doc Martens
, Docs or DMs, is a British footwear
in the Wellingborough...
- A marten
is a mammal
in the family
, or Martén
may also refer
of marten Beech marten American marten
- The yellow-throated marten
(Martes flavigula) is a marten species native
to Asia. It is listed
as Least Concern
on the IUCN Red List due to its wide distribution...
as Gading Marten
, is an Indonesian presenter
and actor. He is the elder brother
of Gibran Marten
, an Indonesian actor
and singer. Marten
is a former...
- 1964 (age 57)), well known
as Anna Maria Marten
, is an Indonesian model
and a wife of Indonesian actor
. A Malay-Sundanese woman started
as a model...
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