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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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n On March 25 Filipina Marita Saira suffered first-degree burns when a gas cylinder exploded as she was cooking on the first floor of Dr Jamal Al Zeera Clinic, in Isa Town, where she worked as a receptionist.
Rashid Juma, Umm Al Quwain Attorney-General, told Gulf News the duo's brother and two sisters suffered first-degree burns to their faces and bodies and had been left permanently scarred.
A 22-year-oldCeman poured boiling water over his brother and two sisters during a family argument, leaving them with first-degree burns, police say.
I'm grateful to have been pulled out of the fire but now I'm dealing with first-degree burns.
It followed the Western Mail's reports of 14-year-old Kirsty McRae and 10-year-old Kelly Thompson, both of whom were treated in hospital for first-degree burns after they used coin-operated sunbeds.
The 13-year-old boy suffered first-degree burns to his legs.
The 76-year-old, whose identity has not yet been revealed, lost her fight for life in Ashington's Wansbeck General Hospital at 3am on Saturday, having been put on a life-support machine after suffering first-degree burns.
As he cowered in terror, in shock and suffering from first-degree burns, the barrage of flares, fireworks, bottles and and missiles continued to rain down.
Sunday, and a 28-year-old male, a civilian employee, suffered first-degree burns and possible inhalation burns in a fire-retardant chemical fire.
Tomas Precillas of Sitio (sub-village) Tinago in Barangay (village) Alang-Alang in Mandaue City was brought to the Mandaue City Hospital for treatment of first-degree burns on his head.
The medical team conducted surgeries on 41 patients suffering from first-degree burns and deep wounds.
Storm suffered first-degree burns to her face and neck which caused her to lose her eyebrows and half of her hair.