What does the word musk mean?

Usage examples for musk

  1. " Some boy must have set that trap here to catch musk rats," said Farmer Black. – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Playing Circus by Laura Lee Hope
  2. And his head will smell of my musk for a week to come! – Winds of the World by Talbot Mundy
  3. Though the hunter never knew for a certainty, his relief was doubtless due either to the coming of a polar bear, feared by the wolves, or to the scenting of an attractive musk- ox. – True Tales of Arctic Heroism in the New World by Adolphus W. Greely