Definitions for "Burley"
An air-cured type of tobacco, grown in many countries and is primarily used in American-style cigarettes.
Usually refers to white Burley, though Red, Twist Bud, and other varieties were once popular. Burley is an air-cured tobacco suited to pipe blends, Kentucky, Ohio and Tennessee are leading Burley producers.
Highly developed tobacco plants, the culture of which has recently expanded. This type of tobacco does not ferment like the "Dark", but generally "matures". Burley, though not very aromatic, is very useful in blending.