burning

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burning brightly aflame
illegal burning of property arson
burning of property, criminal arson
malicious burning to destroy property arson , fire-raising , incendiarism
burning to death of heretics (as during the Spanish Inquisition) auto-da-fe
heretic burning at stake auto-da-fe
burning at the stake auto-da-fé
industrial process for making steel using a Bessemer converter to blast air through molten iron and thus burning the excess carbon and impurities; the first successful method of making steel in quantity at low cost Bessemer process
burning out of a fuse blowout , blowsy
identification mark on skin, made by burning brand
piece of wood that has been burned or is burning brand , firebrand
coal-burning stove brazier
charcoal, pan for burning brazier
quality of being capable of igniting and burning burnability , combustibility , combustibleness
apparatus for burning fuel (or refuse) burner
act of burning something burning , combustion
light provided by a burning candle candle flame , candlelight
painful disorder caused by compression of a nerve in the carpal tunnel; characterized by discomfort and weakness in the hands and fingers and by sensations of tingling, burning or numbness carpal tunnel syndrome
burning pain in a limb along the course of a peripheral nerve; usually associated with skin changes causalgia
burning, as a chemical caustic , corrosive
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