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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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Ron Wyden (DOre.), an intelligence committee member, says the panel should hold more public hearings--something Burr has declined to do--and is moving too hastily to finish up the probe.
Marco Rubio, R-Fla., a member of the intelligence panel, said the intense criticism of Burr was in part a misunderstanding of the focus of the committee's investigation, which Rubio said is being inaccurately conflated with the special counsel probe.
McNair's offices in Columbia, Greenville, Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Hilton Head, Bluffton and Charlotte will operate as Burr Forman McNair for a two-year period, according to a news release.
Chandler Burr Curator for The Art of Scent Exhibition at the Fashion Avenue, The Dubai Mall , Dubai.
Burr was a known as a skilled marksman and had already fought in two duels before standing opposite Hamilton.
Li [17] conducted an experimental study on the trimmed surface and burr with respect to the clearance, sharpness of the tool and inclined angle, which demonstrated the micromechanisms of deformation and fracture in the trimming of aluminum alloys.
After reaching half-time on level terms, Burr's side were swept aside in the second half in front of the BT Sport cameras.
Richard Burr, R-N.C., would penalize companies that fail to decipher encrypted messages following government orders, according to (https://twitter.com/CNBCnow/status/700439062784667648) CNBC .
CHESTER FC have confirmed the club rejected a request from National League rivals Eastleigh for manager Steve Burr.
That spirit of tolerance did not extend to Aaron Burr. Instead, Jefferson chose to act against legal and constitutional principles in a concerted effort to convict him.
American Emperor: Aaron Burr's Challenge to Jefferson's America.
HE MAY have grown up, but child crook Steven 'Canal Boy' Burr has not mended his ways.
FORMER Kidderminster Harriers boss Steve Burr was yesterday unveiled as the new manager of Conference Premier rivals Chester.
MANHATTAN - When assigned to write a play for her playwriting class, Kansas State University student Brittany Burr was uncertain of what topic to cover, at first.