Burn

(redirected from Friction burn)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Burn

1. In printing, the time at which an image is put on a plate.

2. In film, a ghost of an image that remains after the image has disappeared.
References in periodicals archive ?
Another key aspect that makes any skeleton racer stand out is the bruises and scrapes, the swollen hand or two and numerous friction burns received from the track -- all expenses the athlete pays, even if they do it well.
DESPITE friction burns on top of friction burns, the man people call Tony the Fridge insists the support he's getting from the North East public is spurring him on.
Both men were taken to the accident and emergency ward of the Nicosia general hospital where the police officer received treatment for friction burns on his left forearm and bloody abrasions on his left leg.
Concussion and twisted ankles and friction burns from the astroturf playing surface also occur.
Rebecca, 29, hurt her knee and Daniel, 27, suffered friction burns on the plastic chute.
Auty retired from the fray with arm injuries and friction burns, leaving his virtually outclassed colleagues to amass just 17 points between them to go with Howe's superb 18.
My memories flood back as a confused series of birthdays and Christmases, with a collection of personal injuries thrown in for good measure - friction burns from a helter-skelter in Cardiff's Queen Street and cutting my foot on the beach in Saundersfoot, to name just two.
The blur of designer labels is ridiculous as ever (Carrie would be covered in friction burns considering how frequently she changes her outfit)while Miranda and Steve's subplot relies on one of them acting out of character for dramatic effect.
The Access to the Military course leader had to overcome a number of injuries including a damaged groin, lower back friction burns and a damaged left knee to secure his third record of 2007.
The Elbowlift Suspension Pad, designed to protect the sensitive olecranon and olecranon bursa from friction burns and contusions, is given a similar treatment.
I didn't notice the bruises for a couple of days but my hips had been battered and I had friction burns which could only have been caused by extreme violence.