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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.
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We were breathing it in," a Thumb rider recalled of her experience sitting in her future son-in-law's pickup during a Burn Out.
So far (save for a couple of drunken nights on the town) Hilary Duff has managed to avoid the rehab booking, tabloid gossip burn outs of Britney and Lindsay to remain Miss Teen America's wholesome role model.
Color was an integral element in sheers woven in new textures with fantastic embellishments, such as pleating, burn outs and even metal elements worked into some fabrics.