a wild sheep, Pseudois nahoor, of Tibet and adjacent mountainous regions, having goatlike horns that curve backward.
Our Vanishing Wild Life William T. Hornaday
The Unveiling of Lhasa Edmund Candler
a wild Himalayan sheep, Pseudois nayaur, with a bluish-grey coat and round backward-curving horns
full of or covered with burs; burlike. characterized by or spoken with a burr. Historical Examples Greyfriars Bobby Eleanor Atkinson The Heritage of the Sioux B.M. Bower adjective -rier, -riest full of or covered in burs resembling burs; prickly adj.
a town in N Rhode Island.
a rough, prickly case around the seeds of certain plants, as the chestnut or burdock. any bur-bearing plant. something that adheres like a bur. Machinery, burr1 (defs 1, 3). Dentistry. a rotary cutting tool usually of steel or other hard metal shaped into a shank and a head, for removing carious material from teeth and […]
a tortilla folded over a filling, as of ground beef, grated cheese, or refried beans. Contemporary Examples No Cash for You, Kentucky Paul Begala February 14, 2011 Can This Taco Save America? Daniel Gross March 11, 2013 The NRA’s Twisted List for Santa John Feinblatt December 22, 2014 Chipotle’s New Vegan Burrito: Meh Winston Ross […]