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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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According to Sambhav, Tandon, and Dhande (2012) geometric modeling of the tool is a very crucial part of tool design because its geometry affects surface roughness and burrs.
2009), state that burrs are sharp and may cause small injuries on finger to assembly workers.
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.
One night, she and vaudeville clown lover Burrs (Eric Anderson) decide to throw a party, break out the contraband gin (we're in Prohibition-era New York) and invite everybody they know, love and hate to come and get wild.
As Burrs, who, in the right hands might possess slithery charisma, Anderson is so demonically over the top that the stage threatens to self-destruct around him.
Another $3 million has come from outside individuals such as William Rutledge, former CEO of Teledyne, while the Burrs and Crandalls have chipped in a combined $1 million.
Don Burr is the founder of People Express, the celebrated but failed experiment in no-frills travel.
com, a new web domain that will provide high quality yet low-cost grinding burrs Fur most available commercial coffee grinders.
MPE's "Platinum" series replacement burrs are guaranteed to provide grind uniformity, equal or greater wear life and typically cost 30-50% less than factory original replacement burrs.
Its seed heads stiffen into effective burrs only when the biennial plant dies and dries out.
Any thrashing to get loose of one burr will cause its victim to hit neighboring burrs, ensnaring it more.
Given enough magnification, it is impossible to ever completely eliminate burrs.
What often causes missiles to hang up during loading are burrs and corrosion on the inside of the launcher rails.
The Burrs enjoy spending all of their free time with their five grandchildren: Alexandra Valenzuela, James Martin, Marisa Valenzuela, Alison Burr and Rylee Martin.
Burr says Adrian and Rayvon were more like brother and sister during the first few years.