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bur·ley

 (bûr′lē)
n. pl. bur·leys
A light-colored tobacco grown chiefly in Kentucky and used especially in making cigarettes.

[Probably from the name Burley.]

burley

(ˈbɜːlɪ)
n, vb
(Fishing) a variant spelling of berley

burley

(ˈbɜːlɪ)
n
(Plants) a light thin-leaved tobacco, grown esp in Kentucky
[C19: probably from the name Burley]

bur•ley

(ˈbɜr li)

n., pl. -leys. (often cap.)
an American tobacco with thin leaves and light color, grown esp. in Kentucky and nearby regions, used mostly in cigarettes.
[1880–85, Amer.]

burley


Past participle: burleyed
Gerund: burleying

Imperative
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Present
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he/she/it burleys
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Preterite
I burleyed
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he/she/it burleyed
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Present Continuous
I am burleying
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he/she/it is burleying
we are burleying
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Present Perfect
I have burleyed
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Past Continuous
I was burleying
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Past Perfect
I had burleyed
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Future
I will burley
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Future Perfect
I will have burleyed
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Future Continuous
I will be burleying
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been burleying
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been burleying
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Past Perfect Continuous
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Conditional
I would burley
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Past Conditional
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Thus, in his old age Burley has come to fully inhabit the two worlds suggested by his name: he is now an integral part of the agricultural economy largely dependent upon burley tobacco while maintaining his lifelong practice of burlesquing the labor and didacticism of that same world.
and writer and poet Wendell, of Henry County, Kentucky, are eloquent, passionate explainers of the Burley Tobacco Growers Cooperative Association, based in their home state.
The results of Sifola and Postiglione [32] in Burley tobacco showed that application of N fertilization had significant effects on both NRE and ANUE, but not on PNUE.
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