marten marten  /ˈmɑr tən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) agile slender-bodied arboreal mustelids somewhat larger than weasels

Usage(s):

  1. Soon an Indian tried to sell 16 marten pelts which had been cured not as Indians cure them, shapeless and wrinkled, but the white man's way, long and smooth.
  2. Swathed in yards of pearl gray stone marten and crowned with a purple turban, Elizabeth Taylor rode through the streets of Cambridge, Mass.
  3. I sold 53 mink and 45 marten this fall for $1,100, and sold about $900 worth of pelts this spring.

News

  1. Art on the River rocks Port Huron bigger than ever

    Thom Obarsky, of Marysville examines a bench at artist Marten Ullenbruch's, of Fort Gratiot booth, Saturday June 9, 2012, during Art on the River on the north bank of the Black River between the Military and Seventh Street Bridges in Port Huron.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Times Herald

  2. JUSTGETTING BETTER EVERY YEAR

    Thom Obarsky, of Marysville examines a bench at artist Marten Ullenbruch's, of Fort Gratiot booth, Saturday June 9, 2012, during Art on the River on the north bank of the Black River between the Military and Seventh Street Bridges in Port Huron.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Times Herald

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Quotes

  • "The people of Connaught identified the boat as an artifact they were protecting and this all could have been avoided if (the Marten River group) would have talked to the people of Connaught," said Timmins-James Bay MPP Gilles Bisson, who helped...
    on Jul 16, 2008 By: Gilles Bisson Source: The North Bay Nugget

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