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burn

verb blaze, blister, brand, burn to a cinder, burst into flame, catch fire, cauterize, char, conflagrate, consume, cremate, deflagrate, enkindle, fire, flame up, flare, gut, ignite, incandesce, incendiarize, incinerate, inflame, kindle, light up, melt, overheat, parch, relume, scald, scorch, scorify, sear, seethe, singe, sizzle, smelt, smolder, strike a light, vesicate
Associated concepts: arson, revocation of wills
See also: consume, deflagrate, destroy, efface, expend
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LifeCell's first commercial product, AlloDerm preserved human dermis, is used in the treatment of third-degree burns, in periodontal surgery and in plastic and reconstructive surgery.
Sara, of Oroville, Washington, died at the hospital 15 hours after suffering the third-degree burns over her entire body.
But it's not the third-degree burns that are causing his pain.
It can produce third-degree burns on the skin, damage walls and furniture and even start fires.
Michael suffered third-degree burns on his back, arms and hands Dec.
Ewart returned to his church Sunday morning after suffering second- and third-degree burns over 31 percent of his body in a Dec.
The joint venture also includes TransCyte for the temporary covering of second-and third-degree burns, and future developments for venous ulcers, pressure ulcers, burns and other non-aesthetic wound care treatments.
CASTAIC - A man suffered third-degree burns to his right hand and forearm in a house fire early Friday in Castaic.
The first covers the application of Advanced Tissue Sciences' tissue engineering technology for skin wounds and includes Dermagraft(R) for the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers, TransCyte(R) for the temporary covering of second and third-degree burns, and future developments for venous ulcers, pressure ulcers, burns and other non-aesthetic wound care treatments.