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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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But she was determined to give the idea a try and, after renaming it Scrunchy Bum for a British market, she went part time at her city centre law firm to focus on the collection.
The researchers said more study is needed to identify the origins of the stem cells they found in bum eschar, their possible link lo myofibroblasts, and how their function is influenced by the wound environment,
They're having fun out here instead of planning their next adventure on the streets,'' said Bums coach George Yuhasz, whose sons Steven and Matthew were killed in gang-related shootings in 2003.
His bum and pump outbursts appear to be confined to the home.
Which bum do you think is yours: I think mine is bum four.
For larger bums, antibiotic cream or prescribed creams from your doctor can be applied and covered with non-stick dressing bandages.
The survey, carried out on Velvet's behalf, showed that the Welsh are also the least likely of all UK people to notice other people's bums.
But Debbie, whose boyfriend is rugby player and X-ray presenter Rupert Moon, said she's not really that interested in other people's bums.
But, surprisingly, this is not the argument Von Frank pursues, choosing instead to claim that the political activism of the social reformers directly involved in the Bums case can be traced to Emerson's philosophy.
Her bottom line is: "I adore bums and the potential's enormous.
Edward Bums made the movie for $20,000, raised mostly from family members.
Whatever the activity, though, contact with hot objects or substances can result in severe bums requiring medical treatment (occasionally even hospital stays) and long periods of recuperation.