1 archaic term for muskrat.
- That's why the best words in scrabble are ones like quartzy, musquashes or zyxomma.
- In addition, musquashes and mink burrowed into the banks and undermined them.
- Beavers, procyons, musquashes, foxes and otters dwell in the reeds, while boars and 30 other species of mammals live on dry land.
1.1British The fur of the muskrat.
- You may remember the character Linda being given her first longed-for fur coat made with musquash - good, but not quite as good as owning one made of mink or sable.
- The new robes will be a replica of the originals, but with fake fur instead of musquash.
Early 17th century: from Western Abnaki mòskwas.
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