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Synonyms for burl

the wood cut from a tree burl or outgrowth

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a large rounded outgrowth on the trunk or branch of a tree

soft lump or unevenness in a yarn

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remove the burls from cloth

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Burling was congratulated by his jubilant team mates and support crew after their catamaran crossed the line.
(Before you start thinking that it's possible that Burling simply overlooked the bill, it turns out he has his bill paid automatically.)
It was imposed on Milani and Burling after a neighbour complained of a dawn chorus from the 10 to 15 cockerels.
"The Cathcart would be the more sensible option," said Burling, "but I think the Arkle's the one and I've backed him for it at 25-1!
Roxy Zieba and Megan Burling scored less than a minute apart in the first half to propel Waubonsie to a 4-1 win.
Jordan Burling weighed less than six stone and looked like 'a war death camp victim' when he was found lying on a filthy mattress in a soiled nappy, a jury has heard.
Citigroup acted as financial advisor, and Ropes and Gray LLP and Covington and Burling LLP acted as legal advisors to China Oceanwide.
Supporting the singer and his band will be the brilliant comedy impressionist Paul Burling from Britain's Got Talent who will have you rolling in the aisles with his amazing impersonations.
Fleishman, Of Counsel, Covington & Burling LLP will speak at the Knowledge Congress' webcast entitled: “FERC's Enforcement Actions in Banking and Finance.” This event is scheduled for April 17, 2013 from 12:00pm - 2:00pm (ET).
TASTY Gordon with his simplistic turkey SKIT Burling in the jungle TRAVELS Betty comes to London CHEERS Goldie and the gang RESCUE Jacob is saved after falling down a rotten staircase
PC Tim Burling, who is based at Rubery Police Station, organised a joint venture between Rubery Local Policing Team and 479 (Rubery) Squadron Air Training Corps.
BRITAIN'S Got Talent impressionist Paul Burling still has some tricks up his sleeve for the finals.
Peter Burling, D-Cornish, who chairs the authority.