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English definition of “burr”

burr

noun [C] (SEED)    /bɜːr/ US  /bɝː/ (also bur)
a very small, round seed container that sticks to clothes and to animals' fur because it is covered in little hooksFruits and seeds and their parts
(Definition of burr noun (SEED) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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