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bur

 [ber]
a form of drill used for creating openings in bone or similar hard material. Also spelled burr.
Bur. From Dorland's, 2000.

bur

(ber), This spelling is preferred to burr.
1. A rotary cutting instrument.
2. In ophthalmology, a device used to remove rust rings embedded in the cornea.
Synonym(s): burr

burr

(bur) bur.

burr

a rotary instrument fitted into a handpiece and used to cut teeth or bone. Also spelled bur.

burr

A drill bit used to cut hard tissues (e.g., enamel, bone) in dentistry or orthopaedics.

burr

A drill bit used to cut hard tissues–enamel, bone in dentistry or orthopaedics

bur

(bŭr)
A rotary cutting instrument, used in dentistry, consisting of a small metal shaft and a head designed in various shapes; used at various rotational velocities to excavate decay, shape cavity forms, and reduce tooth structure.

burr

a drill bit/rotary cutting instrument used to reduce nail plate thickness or callosity

burr

1. a plant seed capsule carrying many hooked structures which catch in animal coats thus promoting dissemination of the plant. The word is also used as a collective name for plants that carry burrs, e.g. Noogoora burr, Buffalo burr, burr medic, burr trefoil.
2. a surgical instrument. See bur.
3. the irregular cartilage formation seen inside a dog's ear.

burr buttercup
ranunculustesticulatus.
burr tongue
physical injury to tongue by foreign bodies especially plant awns and burrs.
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Political Correspondence and Public Papers of Aaron Burr.
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Aaron Burr is not by any definition I know of a "founder" of anything.
The essay on Aaron Burr also raises issues regarding these two types of character: outward character (eighteenth century view) and inner character (modem view).
In agreeing to the defence motion for the subpoena, Judge Ringer cited as legal basis an 1807 case involving Vice-President Aaron Burr, who was eventually tried for treason.
On that night, as Hamilton prepared for a morning duel with Aaron Burr, he made a list of which of the 85 essays in the Federalist Papers he'd written and which ones had been penned by James Madison or John Jay.
For example, in the chapter about the prosecution of Aaron Burr for treason, the authors trace his contentious relationship with George Washington during the Revolutionary War, his vice presidency under Thomas Jefferson, his duel with Alexander Hamilton, and the preparations for what historians believe was a conspiracy against the United States.
KSS Architects, in conjunction with Allan Greenberg, Architect, LLC, announced the completion of renovations to Aaron Burr Hall at Princeton University.
Eliot's wife and Vice President Aaron Burr, and how letters between them led Bernadine Fawcett discover intimate accounts of a "Patriot Spy Ring" A seminal and quite original contribution to American Revolutionary War History, Missing Links To The Culper Spy Ring?
Luego de recordar que Aaron Burr fue el ultimo vicepresidente que disparo contra alguien, cuando mato a Alexander Hamilton en un duelo en 1804, Stewart comento: "Alexander Hamilton recibio un disparo en un duelo con Aaron Burr por asuntos de honor.
Already on hand, seated next to the newly elected vice president, Aaron Burr, was Jefferson's fellow Virginian and distant kinsman, John Marshall.
Although it sounds pernicious, my suggestion is that we cannot be sure that Edwards would have supported the Revolution though his grandson Aaron Burr and his eventual successor at Princeton, John Witherspoon, both played important roles in the Revolution.