Foin

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Foin

1. (Science: zoology) The beech marten (Mustela foina). See marten.

2. A kind of fur, black at the top on a whitish ground, taken from the ferret or weasel of the same name. He came to the stake in a fair black gown furred and faced with foins. (Fuller)

Origin: f. Fouine a marten.