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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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The pictures show the ruins of the prefectural government building and of Urakami Cathedral, the A-bomb ground zero in the northern part of the city, and first-aid stations where victims with radiation burns and other injuries were being treated.
Kathi Keville and Mindy Green (Aromatherapy: A Complete Guide to the Healing Art) found it protects the skin from radiation burns associated with cancer therapy.
I got a lot of high density radiation burns from welding.
All of the patients suffered vision loss due to chemical, fire, or radiation burns or autoimmune diseases such as Stevens-Johnson syndrome that result in depletion of the corneal stem cells responsible for repairing ocular surface damage.
Hundreds of islanders were victims of radiation - suffering radiation burns, vomiting and diarrhea, miscarriages, thyroid cancer and leukemia.
Radiation recall: skin, trying to heal from radiation burns, reddens and peels again; blisters and oozing follow.
Types of wounds treated at South Nassau include non-healing wounds resulting from pressure, diabetes, venous insufficiency, traumatic wounds, radiation burns and arterial insufficiency.
Three workers were exposed to high-level radiation Thursday while laying cable at the troubled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, and two of them were taken to hospital due to possible radiation burns to their feet, the nuclear safety agency and the plant operator said.
There have also been reports of troops suffering radiation burns as a result of radiation emitted from the handsets.
The scenes of the brave men returning from the repair work with major radiation burns and being violently sick is one of those cinema images I will remember for a long time.