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burn Sentence Examples

  • It looks like it's starting to burn good.

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  • Will they burn the bridge or not?

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  • What's the impact if we have to burn more?

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  • He stood and watched it burn, feeling as if a part of him burned with it.

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  • He stood and watched it burn, feeling as if a part of him burned with it.

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  • Jonny should know to respect the dead enough to bury or burn those he killed.

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  • It was a fun dinner—he didn't even burn the buns—and he had at least three votes locked in place.

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  • She didn't like it at all, yet her body was already starting to burn for Xander.

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  • I stuffed it in a trash bag and put it in the burn barrel.

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  • He snatched her as she passed, but not before she heard a shot and felt fire burn through her.

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  • They have no friend Iolaus to burn with a hot iron the root of the hydra's head, but as soon as one head is crushed, two spring up.

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  • Tomorrow, it may make me burn them.

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  • Burn the bodies of Jonny's girl-toys.

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  • The next time the novelist rings the bell I will not stir though the meeting-house burn down.

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  • Even though her skin now had a healthy tan, the sun was doing its best to burn it.

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  • WEST KILBRIDE, a town on the coast of Ayrshire, Scotland, near the mouth of Kilbride Burn, 4 m.

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  • Don't burn your bridges behind you.

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  • The superintendent of police, who had gone that morning by Count Rostopchin's orders to burn the barges and had in connection with that matter acquired a large sum of money which was at that moment in his pocket, on seeing a crowd bearing down upon him told his coachman to stop.

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  • You said the bridge would be burned, but who would it burn, I could not know by the holy spirit!

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  • The book's fate was to burn until not even ashes remained!

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  • Unshed tears of embarrassment were starting to burn her eyes.

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  • They have decided that Buonaparte has burnt his boats, and I believe that we are ready to burn ours.

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  • So energetically do we pursue this aim that after crossing an unfordable river we burn the bridges to separate ourselves from our enemy, who at the moment is not Bonaparte but Buxhowden.

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  • It does not burn, neither does it support combustion.

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  • She downed a mouthful, grimacing at the burn that went down her throat and all the way to her gut.

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  • But his predilections in favour of the revolutionists were notorious, and the mob seized the occasion to burn his chapel and sack his house at Fairhill.

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  • A slave, having detected her in the act of embracing it and supposing it to be a lover, informed her father, who ordered her to burn the image; whereupon she threw herself with it into the flames.

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  • Let them cut the crops and burn wood to their hearts' content.

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  • "Burn her clothes," he said.

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  • And burn more calories.

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  • If he kept this up, he'd burn out and then he'd really be ready to leave.

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  • If he kept this up, he'd burn out and then he'd really be ready to leave.

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  • He resisted the urge to burn them, in case the brittle papers held more secrets he needed.

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  • And the scoundrel Rostopchin was punished by an order to burn down his houses.

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  • Because the grill's coals burn slowly, they allow the meats to baste in their natural juices for a longer time making them more succulent.

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  • He had chosen and knew his ground, lying between St Ninians and the Bannock, a petty burn, yet sufficient to produce marshes dangerous to heavily armed horsemen, while from the rising ground on his right the enemy's advance was seen.

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  • It does not burn, but supports the combustion of heated substances almost as well as oxygen.

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  • I believe the whole of Moscow will burn, there's an awful glow!

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  • Shoving the remains in the bag, she tied it up and tossed it in the burn barrel.

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  • She returned to the row house just as the sun began to burn off the mist and the blue sky appeared in the distance.

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  • He scowled at the immediate burn and taste of acid.

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  • Do this, or I will burn Rome and destroy all its people.

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  • Burn the six safe houses.

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  • Deidre drank it down, hissing at the burn of the harsh liquid.

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  • The odd tension was between them again, and she wondered what it was about her abductor that made her blood burn, especially when he was so unapproachable.

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  • Why burn that bridge when she might get desperate enough to cross it?

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  • Dean congrat­ulated him but issued a warning against getting too bold with char­acters who would burn their mother at a stake just to light their cigars.

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  • To these ecclesiastical precepts and expiations belong in particular the numerous ablutions, bodily chastisements, love of truth, beneficial works, support of comrades in the faith, alms, chastity, improvement of the land, arboriculture, breeding of cattle, agriculture, protection of useful animals, as the dog, the destruction of noxious animals, and the prohibition either to burn or to bury the dead.

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  • When he speaks, it is not to impress others, but because his heart would burst if he did not find an outlet for the thoughts that burn in his soul.

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  • What made those people burn houses and slay their fellow men?

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  • Saddle a mule for each person; pack all the supplies you might need on the extra mules and burn the rest of the supplies.

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  • The telephone lines between New Jersey and Colorado continued to burn about the confirmed August wedding date.

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  • With a sigh she tipped her head back and allowed his lips to burn a trail down her throat all the way to the beginning swell of her breasts.

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  • John Wedder - burn was in Dundee as late as 1546, when he was obliged to flee to England.

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  • On the 5th of July 1779 the place was invaded by a British force under General William Tryon, who intended to burn the town, but met so strong a resistance that he withdrew before the next day.

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  • A pyre had been built in the middle of the cobblestone courtyard to burn the bodies of the demons before nightfall, when they.d come back alive.

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  • But it sure made you burn the night oil to keep up the grades.

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  • What do you think we should do, burn all our clothes and run naked through the woods, living like monkeys?

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  • 4, 10, 15, &c.) to burn the processus pyramidalis of the liver, which played a particularly significant role in hepatoscopy, calls for special mention.

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  • The Natural I planted there called this morning and said they were waiting to burn the place until something got there.

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  • I shrugged and said, "I burn easily…because I'm so white."

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  • It often does good to burn the stubble on the ground.

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  • Wood was stacked beside it, and she turned the book sitting on the coffee table into newspaper to burn.

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  • The heat of his body sank through her clothes, and the idea of his hot skin pressed to hers made her lower belly burn.

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  • He smelled of his own musk and darkness, an alluring mix that made her blood burn.

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  • His lip had started to heal, but there was still evidence of a burn.

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  • The two men celebrated with a deli pastrami sandwich pasted with horseradish that made your eyes burn.

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  • "The boy-god will need a body to burn," the stranger said, eyes lingering on her father.

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  • He squeezed her harder, and she opened her eyes, watching the forsaken book burn.

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  • The memory of what he'd done with his mouth made her lower belly burn.

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  • and burning too lb of coal per square foot of grate per hour would Table Xx require that 60,000 ib of air should be drawn through the furnace per hour in order to burn the coal.

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  • Nitrogen is a very inert gas: it will neither burn nor support the combustion of ordinary combustibles.

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  • It does not support the combustion of a taper, but burning phosphorus and red-hot carbon will continue to burn in the gas.

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  • For at the outset Metternich was not alone in maintaining that the war should be allowed to burn itself out " beyond the pale of civilization."

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  • The Pentland range contains many points of interest and beauty, but these are mostly accessible only to the pedestrian, although the hills are crossed by roads, of which the chief are those by Glencorse burn and the Cauld Stane Slap. Habbie's Howe, the scene of Allan Ramsay's pastoral The Gentle Shepherd, is some 2 m.

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  • In memory of this the Jews burn both in synagogues and in houses on the first night of the festival one light, on the second two, and so on to the end (so the Hillelites), or vice versa eight lights on the first, and one less on each succeeding night (so the Shammaites).

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  • Some solutions of nitroglycerin (in ether, acetone, &c.) burn quietly, and the same is the case when it is held in solution or suspension in a colloid substance, as gelatinized guncotton, &c.

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  • shelheleth), the celebrated odoriferous shell of the ancients, the operculum or "nail" of a species of Strombus or "wing shell," formerly well known in Europe under the name of Blatta byzantina; it is still imported into Bombay to burn with frankincense and other incense to bring out their odours more strongly; saffron (Heb.

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  • The Jains all over India burn sticks of incense before their Jina.

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  • At marriage they burn benzoin with nim seeds (Melia Azadirachta, Roxburgh) to keep off evil spirits, and prepare the bride-cakes by putting a quantity of benzoin between layers of wheaten dough, closed all round, and frying them in clarified butter.

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  • Guru Amar Das also discountenanced the practice of suttee, saying: "They are not satis who burn themselves with the dead.

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  • The metals of the alkalis and alkaline earths, also magnesium, burn in sulphur vapour as they do in oxygen.

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  • "Black damp" consists of accumulations of irrespirable gases, mostly nitrogen, which cause the lights to burn dimly, and the term "white damp" is sometimes applied to carbon monoxide.

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  • 5, 2 and 3) is produced; hence every care should be taken to collect these and burn them.

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  • The only mode of combating the malady seems to be to uproot the plants and burn them.

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  • Every care should be taken to burn and char the sod thoroughly without permitting the heap to blaze.

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  • Various names are given, such as " pole burn," " pole sweat," " house burn."

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  • The fillers or inner contents of the cigar must be of uniform quality, and so packed and distributed in a longitudinal direction that the tobacco may burn uniformly and the smoke can be freely drawn from end to end.

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  • It is situated on the south shore of the estuary of the Forth, at the mouth of the Carron and also of Grange Burn, a right-hand tributary of the Carron, 3 m.

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  • While directing a fire of hot shot to burn the "Congress," Commodore Buchanan of the "Merrimac" was severely wounded and was succeeded in the command by Lieutenant Catesby ap Roger Jones.

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  • The two Anstruthers are divided only by a small stream called Dreel Burn.

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  • Heresy is a spiritual thing,"he says," which one cannot hew with any iron, burn with any fire, drown with any water.

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  • The plain and the, road are crossed at right angles by the course of the Brocksburn, or Spott Burn, which at first separated the hostile armies.

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  • The cavalry of his left wing stood fast, west of Doon Hill, as a pivot of manoeuvre, the northern face of Doon (where the ground rises from the burn at an average slope of fifteen degrees and is even steeper near the summit) he left unoccupied.

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  • The artillery was posted on the Dunbar side of the burn, directly opposite and north of Doon, the infantry and cavalry crossed where they could, and formed up gradually in a line south of and roughly parallel to the Berwick road, the extreme left of horse and foot, acting as a reserve, crossed at Brocksmouth House on the outer flank.

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  • 4 Burn, " Note on the Old Latin text," Journal of Theol.

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  • Burn and Dom Morin.

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  • On the villas, Burn's Rome and the Campagna (1871), 411-415; Aitchison, in the Builder (Feb.

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  • The picturesque ruins of Avondale Castle are situated on Powmilion Burn, a stream that runs through Strathaven to join the Avon, a mile below the town.

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  • But, after her brothers' death, she relighted the log, and let it burn away until Meleager died.

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  • Thus the semi 'anthracitic coals of South Wales are known as " dry " or " steam coals," being especially valuable for use in marine steam-boilers, as they burn more readily than anthracite and with a larger amount of flame, while giving out a great amount of heat, and practically without producing smoke.

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  • It may also be rendered visible if a smooth block of free-burning coal is allowed to burn away quickly in an open fire, when the ash remains in thin grey or yellow bands on the surface of the block.

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  • It is infusible at temperatures up to 2000° C., but can be fused in the electric arc. When heated to temperature of 2 4 5° C. in a stream of chlorine gas it becomes incandescent, forming calcium chloride and liberating carbon, and it can also be made to burn in oxygen at a dull red heat, leaving behind a residue of calcium carbonate.

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  • comburere, to burn up), in chemistry, the process of burning or, more scientifically, the oxidation of a substance, generally with the production of flame and the evolution of heat.

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  • Nominally the sultan of Tidore is still the suzerain of western New Guinea, but his authority is scarcely recognized, except on some few shores and adjacent islands, and practically Dutch New Guinea used to be administered partly from Ternate and partly from Timor, upon more peaceful lines than was the case when the rule of the Dutch in New Guinea largely consisted of the sending of a warship now and again to some distant island or bay to burn a kampong, to punish rebellious villagers, and thus assert or reassert Dutch authority, or that of the sultan, who is their vassal.

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  • So profitable was sheep-farming seen to be that energetic settlers began to burn off the bracken and cut and burn the forest in the North Island and sow English grasses on the cleared land.

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  • 3) a single letter is transposed in the phrase, changing the sense from "caused to pass through the fire" to "caused to burn with fire."

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  • It does not support combustion; and it does not burn readily unless mixed with oxygen, when it burns with a pale yellowish-green flame.

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  • aither, probably from aitho, I burn, though Plato in his Cratylus (410 B) derives the name from its perpetual motion-6n del aei thei peri ton aera reon, / aeitheer) dikaios an kaloito), a material substance of a more subtle kind than visible bodies, supposed to exist in those parts of space which are apparently empty.

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  • Murray, Robert Burn and H.

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  • It does not burn, and does not support ordinary combustion, but the alkali metals and magnesium, if strongly heated, will continue to burn in the gas with formation of oxides and liberation of carbon.

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  • He took out patents for lamps to burn oil of tar, for the propulsion of ships at sea, for facilitating excavation, mining and sinking, for rotary steam-engines and for other purposes; and so early as 1843 he was an advocate of the employment of steam and the screw propeller in warships.

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  • Fine aluminium will not burn below the temperature of molten cast iron, and previous experimenters had resorted to heating their mixtures in a crucible.

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  • General Pelham Burn said that he saw loot in Hodson's boxes when he accompanied him from Fatehgarh to take part in the siege of Lucknow, and Sir Henry Daly said that he found "loads of loot" in Hodson's boxes after his death, and also a file of documents relating to the Guides case, which had been stolen from him and of which Hodson denied all knowledge.

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  • For the landscape gardener, the larch is a valuable aid in the formation of park and pleasure ground; but it is never seen to such advantage as when hanging over some tumbling burn or rocky pass among the mountains.

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  • On the night of the 18th he heard that a rival of the Peshwa intended to burn the city.

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  • The fibre and nibs have to be cleaned off by means of a gassing machine so constructed that the end of silk (silk yarn) is frictioned to throw off the nibs, and at the same time is run very rapidly through a gas flame a sufficient number of times to burn off the hairy and fibrous matter without injuring the main thread.

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  • So also it was needful that, like a Greek city, it should have a public hearth or prytaneum, where fire should always burn on the altar of the Olympian Hestia, and where the controllers of Olympia should exercise public hospitality.

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  • It became customary to burn an effigy of Haman at the conclusion of the feast, and this was regarded as in some ways an attack on Christianity and was therefore forbidden by the Theodosian code, XVI.

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  • It is well, therefore, to burn the tops of the plants in the fall, rather than to plough them under or to throw them on the compost heap.

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  • The only remedy is to cut off and burn the diseased branches.

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  • In time the smith learnt how to convert this unwelcome product into wrought iron by remelting it in the forge, exposing it to the blast in such a way as to burn out most of its carbon.

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  • The next great improvement in blast-furnace practice came in 1811, when Aubertot in France used for heating steel the furnace gases rich in carbonic oxide which till then had been allowed to burn uselessly at the top of the blast furnace.

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  • Io, the gas and air in one phase enter at the bottom of all three of the large vertical chambers, burn in passing up wards, and escape at once at the top, as shown by the broken m arrows.

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  • 7, is to set in the brick-work walls several horizontal rows of flat water-cooled bronze boxes, RR', extending nearly to the interior of the furnace, and tapered so that they can readily be withdrawn and replaced in case they burn through.

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  • Burn's Rome and the Campagna (London, 1871); H.

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  • A1TVrt, from a'19cw, burn; Lat.

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  • Thesiger ashore to the crown prince of Denmark (then regent of the kingdom), to say that unless he was allowed to take possession of the hulks which had surrendered he would be compelled to burn them, a course which he deprecated on the ground of humanity and his tenderness of "the brothers of the English the Danes."

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  • - Burn, Ecclesiastical Law; Bingham's Origines Ecclesiasticae, or, the Antiquities of the English Church; Mirehouse, On Advowson; Phillimore, Ecclesiastical Law.

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  • Hobbes, then verging upon eighty, was terrified at the prospect of being treated as a heretic, and proceeded to burn such of his papers as he thought might compromise him.

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  • Luther had confronted the cardinal legate Cajetan, had passed through his famous controversy at Leipzig with Johann Eck, and was about to burn the bull of excommunication.

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  • At other times the gods are threatened with privations or even destruction if they refuse to aid the magician: the Egyptians seem to have found little impiety in such a use of the divine name, though to us it would seem the utmost degree of ptofanity when, for instance, a magician declares that ifhis spell prove ineffective, he will cast fire into Mendes and burn up Osiris.

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  • You are not yet acquainted with the Greeks and Albanians: when I hang up one of these wretches on the plane-tree, brother robs brother under the very branches: if I burn one of them alive, the son is ready to steal his father's ashes to sell them for money.

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  • Deskford Burn, after a course of 72 m., enters the sea at Cullen, which it divides into two parts, Seatown, the older, and Newtown, dating only from 1822.

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  • A possible alternative is to burn the limestone first and mix the resulting lime with clay, the mixture being burned as before.

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  • (It may be noted that here and generally in this article "burn" is used in the technical sense; it is technically correct to speak of cement clinker Surninq being "burned," although it is not a fuel; in accurate terms it is the fuel which is burned, and it is the heat it generates which raises the clinker to a high temperature, i.e.

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  • Other things being equal, the higher the percentage of lime within the limits indicated above the stronger is the cement, but such highly limed cement is less easy to burn than cement containing about 62% of lime; and unless the burning is thorough and the raw materials are intimately mixed, the cement is apt to be unsound.

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  • It is the practice in Great Britain to burn pure gypsum at a low temperature so as to convert it into the hydrate 2CaSO 4 H 2 O, to soak the lumps in a solution of alum or of aluminium sulphate, and to recalcine them at about 500° C. On grinding they give Keene's cement.

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  • The Carlyles resolved to " burn their ships."

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  • Mar was arrested on a charge of magic, and died, whether murdered or from natural causes is uncertain, while his accomplices are said to have been the protomartyrs of witchcraft, scarcely heard of in Scotland till the reformers began to burn old women.

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  • James and his leaders, Atholl and Huntly, with their Stewarts and Gordons, and the levies of burgesses, and the mounted gentry of Fife, encountered the wild border spearmen of Hepburn and Home and the Galloway men, the whole being led by Angus and the rebel prince at Sauchie burn, near Bannockburn.

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  • It was easier to burn Anabaptists than to refute their arguments, and contemporary writers were struck with the intrepidity and number of their martyrs.

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  • Oxygen does not burn, but is the greatest supporter of combustion known, nearly all the other elements combining with it under suitable conditions (cf.

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  • It was a production thrown up by the waves of the sea, and was used by the inhabitants to burn instead of wood.

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  • The rapid Loverspool Burn divides.

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  • The inflammable gas is carbon monoxide, which, however, does not burn with its proper purple flame, but with a flame tinged bright yellow by the sodium present.

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  • A.horizontal shaft runs length-ways through the trough, and is provided with stirring blades, arranged in such a manner that they constantly scrape the bottom, so that the salts cannot burn fast upon it, and are at the same time moved forward towards one of the ends of the trough where they are automatically removed by means of a chain of buckets.

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  • As a part of his penance Berengarius is said to have been compelled to burn publicly Erigena's treatise.

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  • He invaded Flanders and took the chief towns within a week; but he had part of his fleet burned by the English at Damme, and had to burn the rest to save it from falling into their hands.

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  • The wood contains no pitch and much water, and in a green condition will not burn.

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  • On the east side in North Glen Sannox Burn, they are associated with cherts, grits and dark schists with pillowy lavas, tuffs and agglomerates which, on lithological grounds, have been regarded as probably of the same age as the Arenig cherts and volcanic rocks in the south of Scotland.

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  • After the oil has been allowed to burn for some time according to the consistence of the varnish desired, the pot is covered over, and the product when cooled forms a viscid tenacious substance which in its most concentrated form may be drawn into threads.

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  • BUCKIE, a fishing town and police burgh of Banffshire, Scotland, on the Moray Firth, at the mouth of Buckie burn, about 17 m.

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  • The burn, which divides the town into Nether Buckle and Eastern Buckie, rises near the Hill of Clashmadin, about 5 m.

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  • Verse 20: the incongruous 'n'na na ':, " For I grievously rebelled," should be =in 110:3, " My inwards burn "; Hos.

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  • 20, 1613) imposed such onerous pecuniary obligations and such intense suffering upon Sweden as to enkindle into a fire of hatred, which was to burn fiercely for the next two centuries, the long smouldering antagonism between the two sister nations of Scandinavia which dated back to the bloody days of Christian II.

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  • The gift, mentioned by Anastasius (in Sylv.), made by Constantine to the Vatican basilica, of a pharum of gold, garnished with Soo dolphins each holding a lamp, to burn before St Peter's tomb, points also to a custom well established before Christianity became the state religion.

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  • It is situated on the "burn" from which its name is derived, the Bannock (Gaelic, ban oc, "white, shining stream"), a right-hand affluent of the Forth, which was once a considerable river.

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  • Bruce made no attempt to defend the border, and selected his defensive position on the Bannock Burn, 22 m.

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  • Two corps were left in the open in observation, one at St Ninian's to watch the lower course of the burn, one to guard the point at which the Falkirk-Stirling road crosses the burn.

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  • which numbered about 60,000 against the 40,000 of the Scots, appeared to the south of the burn and at once despatched two bodies of men towards Stirling, the first by the direct road, the.

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  • other over the lower Bannock Burn near its junction with the Forth.

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  • Many perished in the burn, and the demoralized fugitives were hunted by the peasantry until they re-crossed the English border.

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  • The building stands on the rocky bank of Cawdor Burn, a right-hand tributary of the Nairn.

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  • The short land-frontier of England with Scotland (its length is only loo m.) is in great measure a physical boundary, as considerable lengths of it are formed on the east side by the river Tweed, and on the west by Kershope Burn, Liddel Water, and the river Sark; while for the rest it follows pretty closely the summit of the Cheviot Hills, whose highest point is the Cheviot (2676 ft.).

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  • A mass meeting of about 5000 citizens of the above-mentioned counties (many of them armed militiamen), at Braddock's Field, on the 1st and 2nd of August 1794, threatened to take possession of Fort Lafayette and to burn Pittsburg, but cooler counsel prevailed, and after voting to proscribe several persons, and marching in a body through the streets of the town, the crowd dispersed without doing any damage.

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  • The badmashes, or criminal class, broke forth from their quarter and began to burn and plunder the dwellings of the British.

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  • The loss of Agassiz was a blow from which he never entirely recovered; and, when Sumner also left him, he wrote: "Thou hast but taken thy lamp and gone to bed; I stay a little longer, as one stays To cover up the embers that still burn."

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  • At the siege of Plataea (429 B.C.) the Spartans attempted to burn the town by piling up against the walls wood saturated with pitch and sulphur and setting it on fire (Thuc. ii.

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  • The element combines directly with the halogens, sulphur and selenium, and most of the metals burn in its vapour forming phosphides.

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  • It does not burn in air, but explodes, under the action of a flame or the electric spark, when mixed with half its volume of oxygen, giving the oxyfluoride, POF 3.

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  • of Hawick, finely situated on high ground above Harden Burn, a left-hand affluent of Borthwick Water, is Harden, the home of Walter Scott (1550-1629), an ancestor of the novelist.

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  • Potassium ferric sulphide, K2Fe2S4, obtained by heating a mixture of iron filings, sulphur and potassium carbonate, forms purple glistening crystals, which burn when heated in air.

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  • Priscillian perished for insisting that it was such; and seven centuries later the Church began to burn the Cathari by thousands because they took a similar view of the Christian life."

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  • From the burn of Dollar (or Dolour), which runs through the ravine of Dollar Glen, the town draws its watersupply.

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  • kvipa, hearth, brazier; hence mark of a burn, "scar") or Caustics (Gr.

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  • The consuming power of the furnace or the rate at which it can burn the fuel supplied is measured by the number of tuyeres and their section.

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  • Formerly they were allowed to burn to waste at the mouth of a short chimney place above the furnace top, forming a huge body of flame, which was one of the most striking features of the Black Country landscape at night.

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  • Even though her skin now had a healthy tan, the sun was doing its best to burn it.

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  • Saddle a mule for each person; pack all the supplies you might need on the extra mules and burn the rest of the supplies.

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  • The sight of her shapely form in his bed made his blood burn for a different reason.

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  • Wood was stacked beside it, and she turned the book sitting on the coffee table into newspaper to burn.

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  • He snatched her as she passed, but not before she heard a shot and felt fire burn through her.

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  • She drew his blood into her mouth, immediately appeased by the elusive flavor that made her blood burn.

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  • It was a fun dinner—he didn't even burn the buns—and he had at least three votes locked in place.

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  • The telephone lines between New Jersey and Colorado continued to burn about the confirmed August wedding date.

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  • With the assistance of a few newspapers, she watched them burn to a crisp.

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  • She wanted to burn or shred the sign of her impending demise.

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  • The heat of his body sank through her clothes, and the idea of his hot skin pressed to hers made her lower belly burn.

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  • She'd teased and flirted with him, adventurous one minute and submissive the next in a way that made him burn hotter for her.

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  • Deidre drank it down, hissing at the burn of the harsh liquid.

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  • Vengeance upon someone who has no idea what she's done isn't nearly as satisfactory, but it soothes the burn a little.

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  • She downed a mouthful, grimacing at the burn that went down her throat and all the way to her gut.

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  • He smelled of his own musk and darkness, an alluring mix that made her blood burn.

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  • A pyre had been built in the middle of the cobblestone courtyard to burn the bodies of the demons before nightfall, when they.d come back alive.

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  • The odd tension was between them again, and she wondered what it was about her abductor that made her blood burn, especially when he was so unapproachable.

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  • She returned to the row house just as the sun began to burn off the mist and the blue sky appeared in the distance.

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  • His lip had started to heal, but there was still evidence of a burn.

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  • He scowled at the immediate burn and taste of acid.

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  • It looks like it's starting to burn good.

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  • Why burn that bridge when she might get desperate enough to cross it?

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  • "Burn her clothes," he said.

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  • I shrugged and said, "I burn easily…because I'm so white."

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  • The un-branded brother let his twin burn a "B" on him as well.

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  • The two men celebrated with a deli pastrami sandwich pasted with horseradish that made your eyes burn.

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  • But it sure made you burn the night oil to keep up the grades.

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  • Dean congrat­ulated him but issued a warning against getting too bold with char­acters who would burn their mother at a stake just to light their cigars.

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  • Unshed tears of embarrassment were starting to burn her eyes.

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  • Shoving the remains in the bag, she tied it up and tossed it in the burn barrel.

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  • I stuffed it in a trash bag and put it in the burn barrel.

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  • "The boy-god will need a body to burn," the stranger said, eyes lingering on her father.

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  • Jonny should know to respect the dead enough to bury or burn those he killed.

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  • He loved war, the all consuming sensations of battle from the metallic scent of weapons and blood to the burn of his muscles as he fought beyond his normal capabilities.

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  • Tomorrow, it may make me burn them.

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  • He resisted the urge to burn them, in case the brittle papers held more secrets he needed.

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  • The book's fate was to burn until not even ashes remained!

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  • He squeezed her harder, and she opened her eyes, watching the forsaken book burn.

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  • Don't burn your bridges behind you.

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  • With a sigh she tipped her head back and allowed his lips to burn a trail down her throat all the way to the beginning swell of her breasts.

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  • What do you think we should do, burn all our clothes and run naked through the woods, living like monkeys?

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  • She liked that about Gerry while wondering if he was able to make her blood burn as Xander had.

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  • She didn't like it at all, yet her body was already starting to burn for Xander.

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  • The woman made his blood burn in more ways than one.

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  • The memory of what he'd done with his mouth made her lower belly burn.

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  • Go for the burn, not the muscle ache!

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  • active in the field burn venture capital.

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  • affected area under the cold tap for five minutes then apply neat Tea Tree Oil to the burn.

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  • My first trial was for the most falsely alleged crime of burning and demolishing, or assisting to burn and demolish.

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  • contains aloe to soothe razor burn, while it relieves dryness and helps skin repair minor nicks and cuts.

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  • And it provides branched chain amino acids that turn the " burn " into new muscle power.

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  • The plant has been designed to burn bagasse efficiently at up to 90 tons per hour.

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  • Burn was a great exponent of the Scottish baronial style and encased the whole ancient edifice within a baronial mansion.

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  • And in the meantime the US is converting fossil-fuel power stations to burn biomass.

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  • Take care not to let the mixture burn or the stock will taste bitter.

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  • blueberryuse frozen blueberries they take longer to cook and are less likely to burn.

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  • blueberryuse frozen blueberries they take longer to cook and are less likely to burn.

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  • bow saws and loppers and burn cuttings on a bonfire.

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  • What all of these dogs seem to have in common is that they burn so bright before they suddenely become sick.

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  • Extract 5 2 Witch Double, double toil and trouble: Fire, burn; and caldron bubble.

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  • burn more calories or eat less of them.

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  • burn candles for every purpose " .

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  • burn some cultural/religious effigy to make you feel better?

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  • burn on a bonfire plus create habitat piles.

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  • burn up the chaff with unquenchable fire.

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  • burn off far more calories walking up the stairs rather than standing in a lift.

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  • burn in hell.

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  • burn with a brilliant clear flame, without black smoke.

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  • Then lower buttock and bend the knee to really feel the muscle burn.

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  • For example, walking 3 miles per hour will burn more calories than walking 1.5 miles per hour.

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  • Run the stove (which most cant by emptying the boiler) and rely on your ducting and burn less fuel.

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  • carbo loading and there was energy to burn.

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  • CAT's average monthly net cash burn over the period was approximately £ 1.2 million per month, which is within expectations.

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  • cauldrony move " Fire burn and caldron bubble.

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  • These bubbles that are produced then immediately collapse, releasing energy that can cause a cavitation burn on the propeller blades.

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  • Just drag your files into the program and burn your data or audio cd!

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  • Only £ 35.95 View details Komeda Saunas with Infrared Reduce stress, ease pain, burn off calories, clear cellulite and improve skin.

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  • cerium oxide nanoparticles promote a burn that's more evenly spread and longer lived.

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  • They put lighted cigarettes on cushions to see how they burn them.

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  • cigarette lighters are set to ' low ' or the flame can catch clothes or hair or burn you.

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  • Screen Burn Screen burn is when damage occurs to the phosphor coating in the screen.

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  • When you add coconut oil into your diet you burn off more calories because your metabolism increases.

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  • In the old days, not so long ago, a lot of people used to burn coke on their fires.

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  • Beat the burn Two winners of the Beat the Burn poster competition this week received their prizes.

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  • And the idea of growing short rotation coppice of willows to burn to provide electric power is already being tried.

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  • cosmic rays can cause bits to flip, latch up, or burn out in computer memories.

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  • She did not burn like her sister ship but was severely crippled.

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  • The township has disappeared except for a ruined croft on the west side of the Crombie burn.

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  • Beware of going into the Red Burn which has steep drops and possible avalanche danger.

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  • Predicted improved cosmesis of burn scar following more accurate laser debridement of burn.

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  • I'd never felt decadent enough to burn film that fast, but with digital there's zero marginal cost.

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  • You must be in a calorie deficit to burn fat.

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  • The result is burn in of the image into the screen itself, thus degrading viewing.

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  • Will you burn a girl to satisfy your own depravity?

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  • draughtsive draft causes the wood to burn faster and can cool the flame which leads to more smoke.

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  • In the middle is a stove where they burn the yak dung.

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  • I wasted hours yesterday trying to burn a DVD for the second time.

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  • Late into the 20th century they continued to burn an effigy of the Pope in Lewes in Sussex.

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  • It can couple enough electrical energy to cause upset and burn out in electronic circuits on a wide scale.

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  • endurance athletes will " burn " fats to supply up to 70% of their fuel needs.

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  • My very entrails burn for want of drink, My bowels cry, Humber, give us some meat.

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  • Here are some tips to help you burn more fat.

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  • The steam locomotive firebox can be adapted to burn more or less any commodity cleanly.

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  • Training hard and fast increases your cardio-vascular fitness but it does not burn fat.

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  • Mar Burn Beyond Burn of Mar the path climbs fairly quickly along the northern flank of Conic Hill.

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  • How do you make " smoking flax " burn?

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  • Great ones to burn to remind you of summer include floral (rose or jasmine) or citrus based oils like bergamot.

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  • Rather than burn field stubble, farmers could mix the organic residue with nutrients to make cattle fodder.

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  • Is it lack of quality in English football or chronic burn out?

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  • The prehistoric fort is to the west of this rock across a burn in the gully.

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  • Great thoughts burn within us like fiery seeds, Swift to flame out a red fruitage of deeds.

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  • To ' seal ' this leak, a laser is used to burn a tiny area of the ocular fundus.

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  • One was a mixture of iron salt and oak galls, which tended to burn into the paper, and become brown with age.

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  • gasifysylvania is providing state financing to help transform older power plants into ones that produce and burn the gasified coal.

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  • Don't use gauze or a plaster which can stick to the burn.

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  • How do I get my body burning the fat for stamina or must it burn the glycogen?

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  • One of my ideas was to burn Loudon Wainwright into a giant donut gourd.

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  • She looks so graceful taking a sip of her cappuccino, taking care not to burn her lips and tongue.

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  • Will eating grapefruit with every meal really burn off extra calories?

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  • All focus on using grapefruit at each meal as a way to encourage your body to burn fat.

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  • grapefruit with every meal really burn off extra calories?

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  • Burn's Night haggis With Burn's Night on 25 January, now is the perfect time to try haggis.

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  • If your area is prone to blight, cut the haulm in later summer and burn it; lift the potatoes two weeks later.

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  • How to make your own fuel How to make a simple heat exchanger Can I burn straight vegetable fat in my diesel engine?

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  • And we know that the Druids used to burn henbane and breathe in the fumes to put them into a hallucinatory trance.

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  • Can't stop to chat, I'm off to burn some heretics.

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  • Don't burn the spices or the sauce will taste horrid - sprinkle on a few drops of water if you're worried.

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  • The roots burn swiftly as does the dried husk of the man.

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  • You first burn the incense then imagine the need you want.

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  • Based on ancient originals this brass effect incense burner features a double pagoda roof and has ample room to burn incense cones or dhoop.

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  • The use of drum incinerators to burn plastics will be phased out.

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  • The bag is unlikely to burn if it remains in the chimney and the handgrip is not inflammable.

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  • The suave Carnarvon, and English gent with money to burn, backs Carter's quest while looking inscrutable in a hat.

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  • intensity aerobic workout will burn more calories than a more gentle, lower intensity workout.

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  • Undertake High Intensity Workouts The best way to burn fat is to undertake highly intensive aerobic exercise.

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  • isotonic saline or water until the severe pain of the burn is relieved.

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  • Thus, a home owner cannot burn down his home and thereby jeopardize the entire neighborhood.

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  • Softwoods tend to be easy to light and to burn quickly (making them very good kindling ).

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  • leftyave bought my own tools, but while in school, I had to burn my hand like all the other lefties.

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  • Top 10 easy ways to cut calories There are two ways to lose weight burn more calories or eat less of them.

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  • Make sure cigarette lighters are set to ' low ' or the flame can catch clothes or hair or burn you.

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  • The opening ' You Will Miss Me When I Burn ' is very affecting, very lonesome sounding.

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  • However, if we suffer any more reactor malfunctions, we will have to resort to a main rocket burn.

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  • manoeuvrering night maneuver, the bulk of the English army crossed the Brox Burn and reformed their lines on the other side.

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  • At last, " at the hour when the fires burn red, " they came to a place where was a german man-of-war.

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  • It's great, intoxicating darkness, going pell mell for the burn.

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  • alkali metal: reactive metallic elements which form alkaline solutions in water and burn in air.

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  • Growing on the burn plateau, this plant creates a microhabitat occupied by many animal species particularly birds.

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  • But the fires burn out of control, destroying the Anglo-Saxon minster and killing many Normans.

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  • FOOD High altitude mountaineers can burn upwards of 6,000 calories per day.

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  • Minor burns: Put the affected area under the cold tap for five minutes then apply neat Tea Tree Oil to the burn.

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  • ornithine alpha-ketoglutarate administration in burn patients.

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  • oscillates rapidly throughout the liquid portion of the burn.

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  • The rocky gully of a burn is nearby - the home of a pair of ring ousel.

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  • The first session saw the squad pound out the miles and burn their thigh muscles on the excruciatingly painful sand dunes.

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  • From medieval times sea water was evaporated in huge salt pans at the mouth of the burn.

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  • youth pastors aren't around long enough for a light bulb to burn out.

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  • Doing so, especially at high contrast, may damage the tubes or burn a shadow of the image into the tube phosphors.

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  • Citronella is extremely strong and can blister the skin, it is also photosensitive and as such can cause accelerated extreme sun burn.

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  • If you`re a one humbucking pickup, one control guy, the Enforcer will burn in your bridge.

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  • The man on the left is thought to be Mr F. Burn, who was appointed postmaster in Pickering in 1902.

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  • poultice made from the boiled or roasted fruit will remove burn marks from the skin.

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  • A large IP anomaly between Borland Glen and Coul Burn was interpreted as a steep-sided zone of disseminated pyrite with associated hydrothermal alteration.

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  • cosmic rays can cause bits to flip, latch up, or burn out in computer memories.

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  • The simple, mournful lyrics of " Burn, " " Shelter " and the title track rec... 21st Century Poet - Brilliant!

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  • recite from memory a Burn's poem of their own choice to a team of three judges.

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  • Small stars (called red dwarfs) burn their fuel very slowly and last tens to hundreds of billions of years.

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  • Career This option allows you to burn rubber on races you have previously beaten in Career Mode.

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  • Medical Treatment: Continue irrigation with isotonic saline or water until the severe pain of the burn is relieved.

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  • salt pans at the mouth of the burn.

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  • Within a few minutes my toes (poking out from my open-toed sandals) were beginning to burn in the searing heat.

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  • sleepless hours formulating their answers to the Last Question - " Burn or jump - what will you do?

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  • sleeve shirts recommended in the highlands to prevent from sun burn.

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  • Phenol tends to burn in air with an extremely smoky flame - full of carbon particles.

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  • If you let your dhoop incense smolder, your cone will probably burn like this, for about 30 minutes.

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  • smoulderded on the shawl I was wrapped in and wafted by the breeze, the material smoldered then started to burn.

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  • Wear gloves even to hold sparklers - they burn at 20 times that required to boil water.

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  • Any chance of a through trip was put to a stop by the burn which was in full spate.

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  • The ITER-FEAT design has placed more emphasis on achieving a steady-state burn using non-inductive currents than the original ITER design.

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  • straightening irons to the floor, which proceeded to leave burn marks on the carpet.

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  • These theories have probably had a slow burn, almost subliminal effect, on the world of learning.

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  • Subrahmanyam M. (1998) ' A prospective randomized clinical and histological study of superficial burn wound healing with honey and silver sulfadiazine ' .

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  • Sunscreen sun protection factors (SPF) are measured by timing how long skin covered with sunscreen sun protection factors (SPF) are measured by timing how long skin covered with sunscreen takes to burn compared to uncovered skin.

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  • If you need to get your anger out, write letters to the trichster that you later burn without sending but always appear supportive.

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  • The skin appears red and slightly swollen and the burn is almost always painful.

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  • By now the heat of the day was starting to burn the tarting to burn the tar on the roads.

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  • A hot iron is applied to the skin to burn through into the damaged tendon to provoke a healing response.

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  • Equally, you will have to walk further on flat terrain than hilly terrain to burn off the same calories.

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  • In studies green tea has been found to stimulate thermogenesis - which helps burn calories.

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  • Even collecting water proved time-consuming, the burn little more than a trickle deep-set between heathery banks.

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  • Used heavy spring tines to rip up docks followed by a lighter cultivation to rake up and then burn.

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  • Extract 5 2 Witch double, double toil and trouble: Fire, burn; and caldron bubble.

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  • Trauma: Facial trauma: Facial trauma; lower limb trauma; burn injury.

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  • A 70-seat turboprop can burn up to 30% less fuel than an equivalent 70-seat regional jet over a 500 nautical miles sector.

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  • tyrely burn dry material Never burn household rubbish, rubber tires, or anything containing plastic, foam or paint.

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  • But the sun's harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays reflect off water making you burn faster.

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  • uncanny to see a whole disk burn in a couple of minutes.

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  • However, sometimes you may need to burn at a lower speed in order to avoid a buffer underrun error.

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  • vanishes when you stop trying to make cars burn gasoline OR LPG.

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  • vestiges of an encampment can be traced near the burn of Barden.

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  • Preview in full-screen or export in standard or high-definition video to burn to DVD or DivX HD disk.

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  • wickerwork image in which to burn them but the warriors objected and insisted on a substitute.

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  • windward of the remaining French ships he threw quicklime to burn his enemy and the French commander was captured.

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  • We've got a definite date for Wednesday at a new Goth club where you see them burn the witches.

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  • WEST KILBRIDE, a town on the coast of Ayrshire, Scotland, near the mouth of Kilbride Burn, 4 m.

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  • It does not burn, neither does it support combustion.

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  • 4, 10, 15, &c.) to burn the processus pyramidalis of the liver, which played a particularly significant role in hepatoscopy, calls for special mention.

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  • A commission was given him as adjutant-general in the French army, which he hoped might protect him from the penalty of treason in the event of capture by the English; though he himself claimed the authorship of a proclamation said to have been issued by the United Irishmen, enjoining that all Irishmen taken with arms in their hands in the British service should be instantly shot; and he supported a project for landing a thousand criminals in England, who were to be commissioned to burn Bristol and commit any other atrocity in their power.

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  • It is the common result of fires passing alongtoo rapidly to burn the trees; and thin-barked treeshornbeam, beech, firs, &c. may exhibit it as the results of sunburn, especially when exposed to the south-west after the removal of shelter.

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  • and burning too lb of coal per square foot of grate per hour would Table Xx require that 60,000 ib of air should be drawn through the furnace per hour in order to burn the coal.

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  • John Wedder - burn was in Dundee as late as 1546, when he was obliged to flee to England.

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  • It lies on Dalbeattie Burn, 142 m.

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  • The estuary of the Urr, known as Rough Firth, is navigable by ships of from 80 to 100 tons, and small vessels can ascend as far as the mouth of Dalbeattie Burn, within a mile of the town.

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  • A gall mite (Phytoptus pyri) sometimes severely injures the leaves, on which it forms blisters - the best remedy is to cut off and burn the diseased leaves.

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  • It often does good to burn the stubble on the ground.

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  • He had chosen and knew his ground, lying between St Ninians and the Bannock, a petty burn, yet sufficient to produce marshes dangerous to heavily armed horsemen, while from the rising ground on his right the enemy's advance was seen.

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  • Such commands as "ravage, singe, and burn all about, and reduce the whole district to a wilderness!"

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  • A slave, having detected her in the act of embracing it and supposing it to be a lover, informed her father, who ordered her to burn the image; whereupon she threw herself with it into the flames.

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  • But his predilections in favour of the revolutionists were notorious, and the mob seized the occasion to burn his chapel and sack his house at Fairhill.

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  • On the 5th of July 1779 the place was invaded by a British force under General William Tryon, who intended to burn the town, but met so strong a resistance that he withdrew before the next day.

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  • It was very difficult to burn, and when dumped into rivers and creeks was carried out by flood water to fill the edges of the flats with a decaying and offensive mass of vegetable matter.

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  • Substances which burn with difficulty may be mixed with mercuric oxide in addition to copper oxide.

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  • To these ecclesiastical precepts and expiations belong in particular the numerous ablutions, bodily chastisements, love of truth, beneficial works, support of comrades in the faith, alms, chastity, improvement of the land, arboriculture, breeding of cattle, agriculture, protection of useful animals, as the dog, the destruction of noxious animals, and the prohibition either to burn or to bury the dead.

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  • It does not burn, but supports the combustion of heated substances almost as well as oxygen.

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  • Nitrogen is a very inert gas: it will neither burn nor support the combustion of ordinary combustibles.

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  • It does not support the combustion of a taper, but burning phosphorus and red-hot carbon will continue to burn in the gas.

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  • For at the outset Metternich was not alone in maintaining that the war should be allowed to burn itself out " beyond the pale of civilization."

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  • The governor retreated to a position out of it, and was only awaiting reinforcements from Minas to retake it; but, Duguay Trouin threatening to burn it, he was obliged on the 10th of October to sign a capitulation, and pay to the French admiral 610,000 crusados, Soo cases of sugar, and provisions for the return of the fleet to Europe.

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  • The Pentland range contains many points of interest and beauty, but these are mostly accessible only to the pedestrian, although the hills are crossed by roads, of which the chief are those by Glencorse burn and the Cauld Stane Slap. Habbie's Howe, the scene of Allan Ramsay's pastoral The Gentle Shepherd, is some 2 m.

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  • In memory of this the Jews burn both in synagogues and in houses on the first night of the festival one light, on the second two, and so on to the end (so the Hillelites), or vice versa eight lights on the first, and one less on each succeeding night (so the Shammaites).

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  • However much compressed by mechanical means it is still a porous mass, and when it is confined as in a gun the flame and hot gases from the portion first ignited permeate the remainder, generally causing it actually to detonate, or to burn so rapidly that its action approaches detonation.

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  • Some solutions of nitroglycerin (in ether, acetone, &c.) burn quietly, and the same is the case when it is held in solution or suspension in a colloid substance, as gelatinized guncotton, &c.

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  • shelheleth), the celebrated odoriferous shell of the ancients, the operculum or "nail" of a species of Strombus or "wing shell," formerly well known in Europe under the name of Blatta byzantina; it is still imported into Bombay to burn with frankincense and other incense to bring out their odours more strongly; saffron (Heb.

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  • The Jains all over India burn sticks of incense before their Jina.

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  • At marriage they burn benzoin with nim seeds (Melia Azadirachta, Roxburgh) to keep off evil spirits, and prepare the bride-cakes by putting a quantity of benzoin between layers of wheaten dough, closed all round, and frying them in clarified butter.

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  • Guru Amar Das also discountenanced the practice of suttee, saying: "They are not satis who burn themselves with the dead.

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  • The metals of the alkalis and alkaline earths, also magnesium, burn in sulphur vapour as they do in oxygen.

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  • "Black damp" consists of accumulations of irrespirable gases, mostly nitrogen, which cause the lights to burn dimly, and the term "white damp" is sometimes applied to carbon monoxide.

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  • 5, 2 and 3) is produced; hence every care should be taken to collect these and burn them.

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  • The only mode of combating the malady seems to be to uproot the plants and burn them.

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  • Every care should be taken to burn and char the sod thoroughly without permitting the heap to blaze.

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  • Various names are given, such as " pole burn," " pole sweat," " house burn."

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  • The fillers or inner contents of the cigar must be of uniform quality, and so packed and distributed in a longitudinal direction that the tobacco may burn uniformly and the smoke can be freely drawn from end to end.

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  • It is situated on the south shore of the estuary of the Forth, at the mouth of the Carron and also of Grange Burn, a right-hand tributary of the Carron, 3 m.

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  • While directing a fire of hot shot to burn the "Congress," Commodore Buchanan of the "Merrimac" was severely wounded and was succeeded in the command by Lieutenant Catesby ap Roger Jones.

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  • The two Anstruthers are divided only by a small stream called Dreel Burn.

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  • Heresy is a spiritual thing,"he says," which one cannot hew with any iron, burn with any fire, drown with any water.

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  • The plain and the, road are crossed at right angles by the course of the Brocksburn, or Spott Burn, which at first separated the hostile armies.

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  • The cavalry of his left wing stood fast, west of Doon Hill, as a pivot of manoeuvre, the northern face of Doon (where the ground rises from the burn at an average slope of fifteen degrees and is even steeper near the summit) he left unoccupied.

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  • The artillery was posted on the Dunbar side of the burn, directly opposite and north of Doon, the infantry and cavalry crossed where they could, and formed up gradually in a line south of and roughly parallel to the Berwick road, the extreme left of horse and foot, acting as a reserve, crossed at Brocksmouth House on the outer flank.

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  • 4 Burn, " Note on the Old Latin text," Journal of Theol.

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  • Burn and Dom Morin.

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  • Burn suggests that it was written to meet the Sabellian and Apollinarian errors of the Spanish heretic Priscillian, possibly by Honoratus, bishop of Arles (d.

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  • Burn, Introduction to the Creeds (1899), and The Athanasian Creed in vol.

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  • On the villas, Burn's Rome and the Campagna (1871), 411-415; Aitchison, in the Builder (Feb.

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  • Huntly Banks, where "true Thomas" lay and watched the queen's approach, is half a mile west of the Eildon Tree Stone, and on the west side of the hills is Bogle Burn, a streamlet that feeds the Tweed and probably derives its name from his ghostly visitor.

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  • The picturesque ruins of Avondale Castle are situated on Powmilion Burn, a stream that runs through Strathaven to join the Avon, a mile below the town.

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  • But, after her brothers' death, she relighted the log, and let it burn away until Meleager died.

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  • Thus the semi 'anthracitic coals of South Wales are known as " dry " or " steam coals," being especially valuable for use in marine steam-boilers, as they burn more readily than anthracite and with a larger amount of flame, while giving out a great amount of heat, and practically without producing smoke.

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  • It may also be rendered visible if a smooth block of free-burning coal is allowed to burn away quickly in an open fire, when the ash remains in thin grey or yellow bands on the surface of the block.

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  • It is infusible at temperatures up to 2000° C., but can be fused in the electric arc. When heated to temperature of 2 4 5° C. in a stream of chlorine gas it becomes incandescent, forming calcium chloride and liberating carbon, and it can also be made to burn in oxygen at a dull red heat, leaving behind a residue of calcium carbonate.

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  • comburere, to burn up), in chemistry, the process of burning or, more scientifically, the oxidation of a substance, generally with the production of flame and the evolution of heat.

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  • Nominally the sultan of Tidore is still the suzerain of western New Guinea, but his authority is scarcely recognized, except on some few shores and adjacent islands, and practically Dutch New Guinea used to be administered partly from Ternate and partly from Timor, upon more peaceful lines than was the case when the rule of the Dutch in New Guinea largely consisted of the sending of a warship now and again to some distant island or bay to burn a kampong, to punish rebellious villagers, and thus assert or reassert Dutch authority, or that of the sultan, who is their vassal.

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  • So profitable was sheep-farming seen to be that energetic settlers began to burn off the bracken and cut and burn the forest in the North Island and sow English grasses on the cleared land.

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  • 3) a single letter is transposed in the phrase, changing the sense from "caused to pass through the fire" to "caused to burn with fire."

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  • It does not support combustion; and it does not burn readily unless mixed with oxygen, when it burns with a pale yellowish-green flame.

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  • aither, probably from aitho, I burn, though Plato in his Cratylus (410 B) derives the name from its perpetual motion-6n del aei thei peri ton aera reon, / aeitheer) dikaios an kaloito), a material substance of a more subtle kind than visible bodies, supposed to exist in those parts of space which are apparently empty.

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  • Murray, Robert Burn and H.

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  • It does not burn, and does not support ordinary combustion, but the alkali metals and magnesium, if strongly heated, will continue to burn in the gas with formation of oxides and liberation of carbon.

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  • He took out patents for lamps to burn oil of tar, for the propulsion of ships at sea, for facilitating excavation, mining and sinking, for rotary steam-engines and for other purposes; and so early as 1843 he was an advocate of the employment of steam and the screw propeller in warships.

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  • Fine aluminium will not burn below the temperature of molten cast iron, and previous experimenters had resorted to heating their mixtures in a crucible.

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  • General Pelham Burn said that he saw loot in Hodson's boxes when he accompanied him from Fatehgarh to take part in the siege of Lucknow, and Sir Henry Daly said that he found "loads of loot" in Hodson's boxes after his death, and also a file of documents relating to the Guides case, which had been stolen from him and of which Hodson denied all knowledge.

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  • For the landscape gardener, the larch is a valuable aid in the formation of park and pleasure ground; but it is never seen to such advantage as when hanging over some tumbling burn or rocky pass among the mountains.

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  • On the night of the 18th he heard that a rival of the Peshwa intended to burn the city.

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  • The fibre and nibs have to be cleaned off by means of a gassing machine so constructed that the end of silk (silk yarn) is frictioned to throw off the nibs, and at the same time is run very rapidly through a gas flame a sufficient number of times to burn off the hairy and fibrous matter without injuring the main thread.

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  • They were marked by persecution of the followers of the Paulician and Bogomilian heresies (one of his last acts was to burn Basilius, a Bogomilian leader, with whom he had engaged in a theological controversy), by renewed struggles with the Turks (1110-1117), by anxieties as to the succession, which his wife Irene wished to alter in favour of her daughter Anne's husband, Nicephorus Bryennius for whose benefit the special title panhypersebastos (i.e.

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  • So also it was needful that, like a Greek city, it should have a public hearth or prytaneum, where fire should always burn on the altar of the Olympian Hestia, and where the controllers of Olympia should exercise public hospitality.

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  • It became customary to burn an effigy of Haman at the conclusion of the feast, and this was regarded as in some ways an attack on Christianity and was therefore forbidden by the Theodosian code, XVI.

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  • It is well, therefore, to burn the tops of the plants in the fall, rather than to plough them under or to throw them on the compost heap.

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  • The only remedy is to cut off and burn the diseased branches.

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  • Not content to let it burn by natural draught, he would blow it with his own breath, would expose it to the prevalent wind, would urge it with a fan, and would devise the first crude valveless bellows, perhaps the pigskin already familiar as a water-bottle, of which the psalmist says: I am become as a bottle in the smoke."

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  • In time the smith learnt how to convert this unwelcome product into wrought iron by remelting it in the forge, exposing it to the blast in such a way as to burn out most of its carbon.

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  • The next great improvement in blast-furnace practice came in 1811, when Aubertot in France used for heating steel the furnace gases rich in carbonic oxide which till then had been allowed to burn uselessly at the top of the blast furnace.

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  • Io, the gas and air in one phase enter at the bottom of all three of the large vertical chambers, burn in passing up wards, and escape at once at the top, as shown by the broken m arrows.

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  • 7, is to set in the brick-work walls several horizontal rows of flat water-cooled bronze boxes, RR', extending nearly to the interior of the furnace, and tapered so that they can readily be withdrawn and replaced in case they burn through.

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  • During this phase the incoming gas and air have been withdrawing heat from the left-hand regenerators, which have thus been cooling down, while the escaping products of combustion have been depositing heat in the right-hand pair of regenerators, which have thus been heating up. After some thirty minutes this condition of things is reversed by turning the valves K and K' 90° into the positions shown in dotted lines, when they deflect the incoming gas and air into the right-hand regenerators, so that they may absorb in passing the heat which has just been stored there; thence they pass up through the right-hand uptakes and ports into the working chamber, where as before they mix, burn and heat the charge.

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  • Burn's Rome and the Campagna (London, 1871); H.

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  • A1TVrt, from a'19cw, burn; Lat.

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