Word:

Burl

Pronunciation: bûrl
v. t.1.To dress or finish up (cloth); to pick knots, burs, loose threads, etc., from, as in finishing cloth.
[imp. & p. p. Burled (bûrld); p. pr. & vb. n. Burling.]
Burling iron
a peculiar kind of nippers or tweezers used in burling woolen cloth.
n.1.A knot or lump in thread or cloth.
2.An overgrown knot, or an excrescence, on a tree; also, veneer made from such excrescences.
Noun1.burl - the wood cut from a tree burl or outgrowth; often used decoratively in veneer
2.burl - a large rounded outgrowth on the trunk or branch of a tree
3.burl - soft lump or unevenness in a yarn; either an imperfection or created by design
Synonyms: slub, knot
Verb1.burl - remove the burls from cloth
bilge, blain, bleb, blister, blob, boss, bow, bubble, bulb, bulge, bulla, bump, bunch, button, cahot, chine, clump, condyle, convex, dowel, ear, flange, flap, gall, gnarl, handle, hill, hump, hunch, jog, joggle, knob, knot, knur, knurl, lip, loop, lump, mole, mountain, nevus, nub, nubbin, nubble, papilloma, peg, rib, ridge, ring, shoulder, spine, stud, style, tab, tubercle, tubercule, verruca, vesicle, wale, wart, welt
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