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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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As the nation's lawyers frantically burned the midnight oil to decipher the practical meaning behind the judgment and spell out to their clients the ramifications of his findings, the parents of those children whose organs were removed in coroners' courts for post mortems were left to deal with the situation on their own.
It's a pity his burger business failed, but author Rowling struggled so much as a young single mother I doubt if she turned to him for help as she burned the midnight oil to get where she is now.
that people all over the United States burned the midnight oil reading his otherwise unreadable books.