A knot or swelling in thread or fabric
- To outfit or finish off cloth to choose knots burs free threads etc from as in completing cloth
- eliminate the burls from fabric
- the wood cut from a tree burl or outgrowth; often utilized decoratively in veneer
- a sizable rounded outgrowth in the trunk area or branch of a tree
- smooth lump or unevenness in a yarn; either an imperfection or produced by design
- To outfit or finish off (fabric); to select knots, burs, free threads, etc., from, like in completing fabric.
- A knot or lump in bond or fabric.
- An overgrown knot, or an excrescence, on a tree; in addition, veneer made from these types of excrescences.
woodland, cup bearer.
Name Origin: English
Name Gender: Male
"tiny knot in wool or cloth," mid-15c., from Old French bourle "tuft of wool," which perhaps relates to the basis of bur, or from Vulgar Latin *burrula "small group of wool," from belated Latin burra "wool."
(v. t.) To outfit or finish off (cloth); to select knots, burs, loose threads, etc., from, such as finishing cloth.
- (letter.) A knot or lump in bond or cloth.
- (n.) An overgrown knot, or an excrescence, on a tree; in addition, veneer made from such excrescences.