burn

(redirected from Acid burn)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Related to Acid burn: heartburn, acid reflux

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
References in periodicals archive ?
These bills, she said would focus on various issues being faced by the women including violence in the name of dowry, unemployment, acid burn, harassment at workplace, condition of women in jails, forceful conversion of religion, child marriages and other anti-women practices to resolve these issues under the legislation.
ISLAMABAD, March 21, 2011 (Frontier Star): National Commission on Status of Women (NCSW) has finalized the draft for legislation on acid crime and its prevention, proposing severe punishment for the perpetrators and rehabilitation of acid burn victims on the expenses of the state.
ISLAMABAD, March 17, 2011 (Balochistan Times): National Commission on Status of Women (NCSW) has finalized the draft for legislation on acid crime and its prevention, proposing severe punishment for the perpetrators and rehabilitation of acid burn victims on the expenses of the state.
He made these remarks during the national assembly session on Tuesday after Pakistan Muslim League (PML-Q) MNA Marvi Memon introduced new bill to make amendment in Anti Terrorism Act 1977 for speedy and cheap justice to acid burn victims.
ISLAMABAD, January 23, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Speakers at a panel discussion stressed the need for introducing a comprehensive legislation on acid crime and its prevention proposing severe punishment for the perpetrators and rehabilitation of acid burn victims on the expenses of the state.
He said Hussain, who suffered serious acid burns on his legs was admitted to the Bahawal Victoria Hospital (BVH).
When Rajesh was moved to a corporate hospital in Hyderabad with acid burns, the hospital offered 'Sudhakar' a cup of lamb soup.
AN acid burns victim identified his alleged attacker using his tongue before he died in a euthanasia clinic, a court heard yesterday.
ISLAMABAD -- The government has provided financial assistance to 100 victims of domestic violence and 19 victims of acid burns during the last three years.
They seem to have some sort of infection and have what look like acid burns.
A study to determine the efficacy of treatments for hydrofluoric acid burns.
The victim, who was stabbed in the chest, shoulders and fingers and had acid burns on his head, died on the way to the hospital in a private car while two of his friends.