Definition of 'burl'
Example sentences containing 'burl'
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Tadeusz sat at the polished slab of burl oak that served as the desk in his home office, sorting through his photographs of Katerina. THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
As if in a trance, he rose from behind his desk and, walking to a burl credenza, poured himself a glass of ice water. FLOATING CITY (2002)
Trends of 'burl'
Used Rarely. burl is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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