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

  • n. A bump or knot, as on a tree trunk; a gnarl.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. knurl

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A knurl.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A knot: same as knar. See knurl.
  • n. In the game of hockey, same as nur.


Middle English knor.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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