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noun [C] uk   /ˈpəʊl.kæt/ us    /ˈpoʊl-/
a small, fierce wild animal with dark brown fur and a strong, unpleasant smell. Polecats live in Europe, Asia, and North Africa.
Translations of “polecat”
in Spanish turón, mofeta…
in French putois, mouffette…
in German der Iltis, das Stinktier…
in Chinese (Traditional) 臭鼬…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鸡貂,臭鼬…
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