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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We really burned the candle at both ends for a long time but we've got higher priorities nowadays.
I burned the candle at both ends but haven't had a drop for six months
So you've burned the candle at both ends over New Year and now your body's paying the price?