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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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The second stage is the period from the time when the cartridge and slide cylinder start to move to the time when the gunpowder burns out.
Previously historians thought that the purple area was caused by the proximity of the gun to van Gogh's chest and that the brown colouring was caused by gunpowder burns.
I remember very well that he said gunpowder burns but does not explode, and he never said there was any danger or problem and we should do something," Kyprianou told the court.