burse

noun
\ˈbərs \

Definition of burse 

1a : purse

b : a square cloth case used to carry the corporal in a Communion service

2 obsolete : exchange, bourse

First Known Use of burse

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

History and Etymology for burse

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Medieval Latin bursa

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Bursera

Burseraceae

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