burled burled

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (of wood) have a pattern from the grain of a tree burl

Usage(s):

  1. The design emphasis is on stylish flourishes such as burled-walnut paneling and cozily fitted gauges and knobs.
  2. The cabins, larger than those on competing lines, are handsomely appointed, with burled-wood paneling and dressers shaped like steamer trunks.

News

  • This Year, Iditarod Finish Work Has Required Adding Snow

    A Nome public works truck dumps a load of snow onto Front Street on Sunday, March 9, 2014, in Nome, Alaska. The snow was trucked in to provide a trail for mushers to the finish line of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. The wooden frame is the famed burled arch finish line.
    on March 11, 2014     Source: Valley News

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