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Synonyms for burr

a continuous low-pitched droning sound

to make a continuous low-pitched droning sound

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seed vessel having hooks or prickles

rough projection left on a workpiece after drilling or cutting

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United States politician who served as vice president under Jefferson

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rotary file for smoothing rough edges left on a workpiece

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small bit used in dentistry or surgery

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remove the burrs from

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Burr fled to Europe, seeking to resurrect a western adventure (285).
Burr was born in South Carolina and moved back and forth between Massachusetts and Chicago before his family settled in Shrewsbury just in time to start his junior year at St.
The terms of the transaction, through which Burr & Forman sets foot in Tampa, Florida, were not disclosed.
Burr, a construction worker, was sentenced to three years for wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm at Coventry Crown Court yesterday.
THE TRUTH ABOUT MOST POPULAR history," Nancy Isenberg writes in Fallen Founder, her new life of Aaron Burr,
Aaron Burr is not by any definition I know of a "founder" of anything.
To take the special pleading first, flip to the event for which Burr (1756-1836) is best remembered.
Situated on the corner of Nassau Street and Washington Road in the heart of Princeton, the Aaron Burr Hall project restored and renovated the existing 28,000-s/f structure, while adding 10,500 s/ f of additional classroom and office space.
We decided to give people an opportunity to speak,'' said Gloria Burr, incoming president of Sepulveda Unitarian Universalist Society and a Unitarian Universalist for 40 years.
A double-cut carbide burr that removes exit burrs from drilled holes fast on stainless steel, high nickel alloys, common steel tubing, and cast iron pipe is now available from the company.
Don Burr is the founder of People Express, the celebrated but failed experiment in no-frills travel.
MPE will be incorporating their "Platinum" burr technologies to further improve on OEM replacement burr quality and lasting abilities.
Aggressive cant angles will cause chipping between the blades and displace metal in the form of a burr around the perimeter of upper and lower slitter edges.