bur

Definition of bur

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variant spelling of

Definition of bur (Entry 2 of 2)

bureau

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“Bur.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bur. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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bur

noun
variants: or burr \ ˈbər \

Kids Definition of bur

: a rough or prickly covering or shell of a seed or fruit

bur

noun
\ ˈbər How to pronounce bur (audio) \

Medical Definition of bur

1 usually burr : a small surgical cutting tool (as for making an opening in bone)
2 : a bit used on a dental drill

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