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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Small bit used in dentistry or surgery; Seed vessel having hooks or prickles

Usage examples (34)
  • = For the mechanical removing of burs a machine called the bur picker is employed.
  • Aug. 5 Edward Meddlicott, s.bur. of Samuel and Ann
  • Mar. 31 Mary, d. of William bur. and Mary Rogers,,
  • Nov. 30 Thomas, s. of Charles bur. and Mary Bufton for more
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