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The spotted fawn, the musk-deer, gazelles and antelopes, all seemed to answer the call of the music.
KARI THE ELEPHANTDHAN GOPAL MUKERJI
Having done this, add a quarter of an ounce of essence of lemon; half-a-drachm of musk, and half-a-drachm of oil of thyme.
After the boiling has ceased, but before it is cold, add one gill of spirits of wine, and a grain of musk.
Muske-catthe civet-cat; applied as a term of contempt to a fop, as being a person perfumed with musk.
THE FATAL DOWRYPHILIP MASSINGER
THE generality of naturalists are of opinion that the perfume called civet, or musk, is furnished only by one species of animals.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
These animals have been called musk-cats, though they have nothing in common with the cat, except bodily agility.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
In the memoirs of the Academy of Sciences, for 1725, we meet with a very accurate description of the Canadian musk-rat.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
They have both been sometimes confounded with the weasel of Virginia, the genet, the musk-deer, and even with the hyna.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
The smell of the civet, though stronger, is more agreeable than that of the musk.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
The musk-rats, as well as the beavers, live in societies during the winter.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON

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