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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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"Seven of our field workers are acid burn survivors.
The proposed legislation offers free medical treatment and rehabilitation for acid burn victims, besides outlining a process for conducting trials of accused in the shortest possible time.
stressed the need to introduce a new legislation to stop acid burn incidents thus ensuring free access to victims for medical care and rehabilitation.
ISLAMABAD -- The victims of acid burn are treated exceptionally by the women parliamentarians as they focus on the burnt victims in Women Parliamentary Caucus (WPC) to not only support them but also empower them professionally, said Tahira Aurangzeb, MNA.
(http://www.ncseagrant.org/home/about-ncsg/news-events?id=675&task=showarticle) There are workshops that teach fishermen how to purge tuna of lactic acid burn. On tuna farms, (http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/17917677/ns/business-us_business/t/tuna-ranches-feed-appetite-bluefin/#.UPgQcnr2R6Y) fish are quickly dispatched and suspended in salt water close to freezing temperature to prevent lactic acid burn.
He informed that they would perform free flap, acid burn, tumours cancerous, breast reconstruction, Nerves cut, nose chopped, beautification and other surgeries on November 5 and 6 besides imparting training to doctors.
PESHAWAR -- Khyber Pakhtunkwha Information Minister Shaukat Yousufzai has said that Domestic Violence Bill and Acid Burn Prevention Act KP are steps of provincial government meant to empower womenfolk and make them useful part of the society.
Officers seized the 20-year-old's laptop after discovering she had viewed websites about acid burn victims before she was hurt.
Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Amendment) Bill, 2018, the Criminal Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2017, the Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal (Amendment) Bill, 2017, the Acid Burn Crime Bill, 2017 and the Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill, 2017.
The house adopted all the amendments to the bill moved by PPP leader Naveed Qamar, which suggested free medical treatment, rehabilitation for acid burn victims and a process for conducting trial of the accused in the shortest possible time.
15 MINS time you should rinse a sulphuric acid burn on skin to cool the tissue to prevent secondary burns
She said, Women Protection Right Bill would have a positive effect in the society as it covers the major issues that our vulnerable women suffer including the acid burn victims, harrasment, and domestic violence.