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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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Medics suspect food poisoning but there is little doubt that burning the candle at both ends will have made it worse.
Every year, our region's stars are burning the candle at both ends to finish their Ramadan dramas in time for the first fast.
I spoke to Joe Walsh a few years back and he was great , telling stories of being a morning radio presenter, burning the candle at both ends, and finally crashing and burning
Burning the candle at both ends now seems to have caught up with the 22-year-old star as she's suffering from a nasty throat infection.
You need a break Cancer, as it is quite clear from your stars, that you have been burning the candle at both ends.
LIBRA: Health looks a bit suspect today and is a sign you've been burning the candle at both ends.
Rugby legend Merv 'the Swerve' Davies said, 'Gavin has to make sure he stays at the peak of fitness - and it won't help if he is burning the candle at both ends.
On the right: Er, you can tell this model is stressed out from burning the candle at both ends trying to keep up with her boyfriends and their rock 'n' roll lifestyles.
But burning the candle at both ends -- rehearsing and performing with the Concerts Lamoureaux Orchestra while playing the Paris jazz clubs until 3 a.
The popular southpaw confessed: "There have been times in the past when I've been burning the candle at both ends.
Tamer is burning the candle at both ends with producer Ahmad Abdel Aziz and director Islam Khayri to nominate the remaining cast of the drama.
You have not been looking after yourself and you need to sit down and work out a better schedule for yourself, so that you're not burning the candle at both ends.