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Definitions of burr:
  • noun:   rough projection left on a workpiece after drilling or cutting
  • noun:   rotary file for smoothing rough edges left on a workpiece
  • noun:   United States politician who served as Vice President under Jefferson; he mortally wounded his political rival Alexander Hamilton in a duel and fled south (1756-1836)
  • noun:   small bit used in dentistry or surgery
  • noun:   seed vessel having hooks or prickles
  • verb:   remove the burrs from
  • name:  A surname (common: 1 in 14285 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #1824)

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