- the netlike pattern of colored lines or dots forming the background design of certain postage stamps.
Also bu·re·lage [boo r-uh-lahzh] /ˌbʊər əˈlɑʒ/.
Origin of burelé
< French, Old French, equivalent to burel spoke, ray, bar + -é -ate1
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