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Verb: purfle  pur-ful
  1. To decorate with a wrought or flowered border; to embroider; to ornament with metallic threads; as, to purfle with blue and white
  2. To ornament with a bordure of ermines, furs, and the like; also, with gold studs or mountings

Derived forms: purfling, purfled, purfles

Encyclopedia: Purfle