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n.1.A guttural pronunciation of the letter r; a burr. See Burr, n., 6.
A strange, uncouth wharling in their speech.
- Fuller.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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1: Distribution of pattern of left thumb print according to sex Male Female Loop 95 77 Wharl 43 56 Arch 14 15 Note: Table made from bar graph.