Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. to fuse and unite them by pouring over them a quantity of the same metal in a liquid state.

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Examples

  • Taking a good-quality fish oil supplement will provide you with the omega-3 fatty acids you need to burn stored fat and eliminate excess omega-6 fatty acids, especially those from processed foods that are overconsumed in the standard American diet.

    The Fiber35 Diet

  • In frustration and anger Alexander turned back and began to burn every Sogdian village he could find, killing all the natives because he suspected them of sympathizing with Spitamenes.

    Alexander the Great

  • There are also instructions for me to burn the note, call a pager from a phone booth, and place the numbers “404” to acknowledge the plan was still a go.

    Joy & Pain

  • I hate Drake Renner and I want him to burn in a really slow way that hurts a lot.

    Mortified

  • We added a second luminaria to burn in remembrance of all the children who have died.

    CSS: Christmas Cheer

  • Since in the mind of the Great King there was little doubt the Macedonians would follow the Euphrates south, he had already given Mazaeus orders to burn all the crops along the river on his way back to Babylon.

    Alexander the Great

  • The Macedonians heard tales that the Cathaean widows were encouraged rather forcefully to burn themselves alive on the funeral pyres of their husbands, a suttee ritual reportedly initiated after one local woman poisoned her husband.

    Alexander the Great

  • Burned the Federal District and think to burn us down next.

    City of Glory

  • By now the sun was in the 90 Fs. Anne was starting to burn and my face was getting a bit of a smack from the sun.

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  • Smith of VC-35 was “seen to burn in midair and then crash into the water,” killing both Smith and his radioman, Philip K. Balch.

    First Man

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