Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A light-colored tobacco grown chiefly in Kentucky and used especially in making cigarettes.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A tobacco grown mainly in Kentucky used in making cigarettes.
  • n. Blood and offal used by fishermen to attract fish.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The butt-end of a lance.
  • n. A well-known American variety of tobacco, having two subvarieties, red and white.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

Probably from the name Burley.

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