Ermines
Ermines Er"mines, n., Erminois Er"min*ois, n.(Her.) See Note under {Ermine}, n., 4. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Synonyms:
, (ermine reversed)


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  • Ermines — (spr. Errmins), englisches Wollenzeug, geht bes. nach Portugal u. Spanien …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Ermines — Ermines, engl. Wollenzeug …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Ermines — Her. A *fur, the reverse of *ermine, i.e. white spots on a black ground. Cf. Erminites …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • ermines — er·mine || ɜːmɪn n. type of weasel; fur or pelt from an ermine …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ermines — n. (Her.) Sable, spots argent (ermine reversed) …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • ermines — er·mines …   English syllables

  • ermines — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Erminois — Ermines Er mines, n., Erminois Er min*ois, n.(Her.) See Note under {Ermine}, n., 4. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ermine — Taxobox name = Ermine (or Stoat) status = LR/lc | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Carnivora familia = Mustelidae subfamilia = Mustelinae genus = Mustela species = M. erminea binomial = Mustela …   Wikipedia

  • ermine — ermined, adj. /err min/, n., pl. ermines, (esp. collectively) ermine, adj. n. 1. an Old World weasel, Mustela erminea, having in its winter color phase a white coat with black at the tip of the tail. Cf. stoat. 2. any of various weasels having a… …   Universalium

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