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Definitions of burl:
  • noun:   a large rounded outgrowth on the trunk or branch of a tree
  • noun:   the wood cut from a tree burl or outgrowth; often used decoratively in veneer
  • noun:   soft lump or unevenness in a yarn; either an imperfection or created by design
  • verb:   remove the burls from cloth
  • name:  A male given name (rare: 1 in 20000 males; popularity rank in the U.S.: #996)
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #38466)

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