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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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Superficial burns are commonly referred to as first degree.
A 17-year-old youth was treated for smoke inhalation and a 17-year-old girl for superficial burns at Wansbeck General Hospital.
Superficial burns to the fingers and hands from simply handling the lighting devices or from faulty fuses
Two brothers working on the farm were injured - one has been discharged from hospital with superficial burns and the other has been transferred to Whiston Hospital, Merseyside.
The men, both in their 30s, were taken to hospital with smoke inhalation and superficial burns.
A inquiry was under way today by officials of the Sandwell Mental Health NHS Trust following the incident, which left the 40-year-old woman with superficial burns to her feet and under her arms and needing treatment for smoke inhalation.
Mr Smith was taken to Coventry and Warwickshire Hospital with superficial burns to his face, scorched hair and burns to his arms.
He spoke to his injured workmate about six hours after the incident, and said that he had superficial burns to his face and back, and more severe ones to his feet and hand.
a market leader in pharmaceutical products for skin and soft tissues, has announced the nationwide availability of the OASIS(R) Burn Matrix, a product that provides a supportive environment to allow healing of second degree and superficial burns.
The superintendent who was checking the leak was caught in the flames and suffered superficial burns on 12 per cent of his body.

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