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 for Mink
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Mink \Mink\ (m[i^][ng]k), n. [Cf. 2d Minx.]
     1. (Zool.) A carnivorous mammal of the genus Mustela
        (foremrly Putorius), allied to the weasel. The European
        mink is Mustela lutreola. The common American mink
        ({Mustela vison) varies from yellowish brown to black.
        Its fur is highly valued. Called also minx, nurik, and
        [1913 Webster +PJC]
     2. The fur of the mink[1]. Together with sable, it is one of
        the most expensive furs not taken from endangerd species.
        When the fur is taken from animals grown on a farm, it
        called ranch mink.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: the expensive fur of a mink
      2: fur coat made from the soft lustrous fur of minks [syn:
         mink, mink coat]
      3: slender-bodied semiaquatic mammal having partially webbed
         feet; valued for its fur

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