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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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Full-thickness burns include third- and fourth-degree burns.
The study, Clinical Evaluation of an Acellular Allograft Dermal Matrix in Full-Thickness Burns, was authored by:
In full-thickness burns, pain sensation can be lost, which masks the severity of the injury.
Paul Campbell Allen suffered around 60% full-thickness burns in the fire at his flat in Trinity Square in Llandudno.
In 2004 NS was introduced into the Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital burns unit as the preferred treatment for moderate to major partial- and full-thickness burns.
The pair had full-thickness burns after hot knives were applied to their backs resulting in permanent scarring.
The victims had full-thickness burns after hot knives, heated to at least 70C, were applied to their backs inscribing the word "Wakey" four to five inches high.