burse: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (bûrs), [key]
— n.
  1. a pouch or case for some special purpose.
  2. (in Scotland)
    1. a fund to provide allowances for students.
    2. an allowance so provided.
  3. a case or receptacle for a corporal.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.