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Originally appearing in Volume V11, Page 349 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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CIVET CAT.—Size 9X42 in., short, thick and dark underwool with silky black top hair with irregular and unique white markings. It is similar to skunk, but is much lighter in weight, softer and less full, without any disagreeable odour. Used for coat linings it is very warm and durable. A few come from China, but the fur is yellowish-grey, slightly spotted and worth little. Value Is. Id. to Is. i Id.
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