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1. exhausted as a result of longtime stress; "she was burned-out before she was 30" [syn: burned-out
2. inoperative as a result of heat or friction; "a burned-out picture tube" [syn: burned-out
3. destroyed or badly damaged by fire; "a row of burned houses"; "a charred bit of burnt wood"; "a burned-over site in the forest"; "barricaded the street with burnt-out cars" [syn: burned
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The binary star system consists of two white dwarfs-the burnt-out cores of
  sunlike stars.
Your challenge is to turn your burnt-out industrial hometown into a thriving,
  sustainable community.
Replacing burnt-out incandescent bulbs with energy efficient ones is an easy
  way to reduce your energy bills.
The movie might be described as a turbulent elegy for the burnt-out hopes of a
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