Synonyms for burl


1. burl, wood
usage: the wood cut from a tree burl or outgrowth; often used decoratively in veneer
2. burl, plant process, enation
usage: a large rounded outgrowth on the trunk or branch of a tree
3. slub, knot, burl, roughness, raggedness
usage: soft lump or unevenness in a yarn; either an imperfection or created by design


1. burl, remove, take, take away, withdraw
usage: remove the burls from cloth
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