Meaning of “mink” in the English Dictionary

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"mink" in British English

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minknoun [ C or U ]

uk /mɪŋk/ us /mɪŋk/

a small animal with valuable fur that is used to make expensive coats, or the fur from this animal:

a mink coat

(Definition of “mink” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"mink" in American English

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minknoun [ C ]

us /mɪŋk/ plural minks or mink

a small brown animal from Europe, North America, and Asia, or its fur, used to make expensive coats and other items of clothing:

a mink coat

(Definition of “mink” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)