uurre

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Etymology[edit]

uurtaa +‎ -e

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  • Hyphenation: uur‧re
  • IPA(key): /ˈuːrːe(ʔ)/

Noun[edit]

uurre

  1. furrow, line (deep wrinkle, such as in the skin of the face, especially on someone's forehead)
    Väsyneenä hänen otsalleen ilmestyi syvä uurre.
    When she was tired, a deep furrow appeared on her forehead.
  2. rut (track worn in the ground, as from the passage of many wheels along a road)
  3. (geology) groove, striation (scratch or gouge cut into bedrock by glacial abrasion)

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