noun burl·er \ˈbərlər; ˈbə̄lə(r, ˈbəil-\

Definition of burler



  1. 1 :  one that removes loose threads, knots, and other imperfections from cloth

  2. 2 :  one that inspects rugs before the finishing process, mends dropped stitches on the back, and pulls matching yarn into spots where tufts are missing or shearing is uneven

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Origin and Etymology of burler

2burl + -er

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a brief usually trivial fact

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