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purl

1. a curling movement of water; eddy
2. a murmuring sound, as of a shallow stream

purl

[pərl]
(hydrology)
A swirling or eddying stream or rill, moving swiftly around obstructions.

PURL

(Persistent URL) A URL that points to another URL. PURLs are used when document pages are expected to be moved to different locations from time to time. The PURL is maintained as the official URL for that resource, and when that PURL is requested, a PURL server redirects the browser to the actual current URL. See also Perl.
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[to be completed by the Potential PURL Reviewer] [to be revised by the Pending PURL Reviewer as needed]
Both children and adults enthusiastically embrace the event, Purl said.
In Purl's own words, "My goal was always to make things for the community, but we decided we don't need fancy or nice furniture but would rather make money from it." As a result, his focus has necessarily been on making pieces for outside the community, both inexpensive craft fair-type items, such as French rolling pins, and individual pieces made to order--dining tables and Windsor rocking chairs.
"The thing we hoped would catch their eye was the PURL," Glick said.
The technology allows participants to receive session notes, speech transcripts or PowerPoints via their PURL instead of printouts.
Straipsnyje issamiau nagrinejami unikalieji istekliu identifikatoriai (URI), unikalieji istekliu vardai (URN) bei pastovus unikalieji istekliaus vietos (PURL) skaitmeniniai identifikatoriai, ivardinti ju privalumai ir trukumai.
Purl was born in Worcester and graduated from David Hale Fanning School of Health Occupations in 1974.
government had already begun to militarize a significant purl ion of the Mexican border.
The other 84,000 are hosted on federal agency and depository library Web sites, and accessed through PURL (persistent uniform resource locator) links.
Cast: Julie Harris (Miss Helen), Linda Purl (Elsa), Tom Aldredge (Marius Byleveld).
Knitting covers plain and purl, pompons, braiding, embroidery and applique techniques in a user-friendly way.
While four more ships MSC Bejing, Furness st Kilda, Glorous and White Purl with Containers, Coal, Diesel oil and LPG also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim during the last 24 hours.