Burn

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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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it has burned bridges with all countries," the Lebanese Forces MP said.
The return of Mogga is an opportunity to recharge drained emotional batteries and to rebuild burned bridges with an estranged crowd after four years of painful slide.
He suggested that Jumblat learned the above equation--that Syria equals stability and prosperity--"the hard way," and added that Jumblat is now trying to "rebuild burned bridges with the Syrian regime.