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Burst

In marketing, an ad on a product that looks vaguely like an explosion. For example, a burst may be placed on a cereal box touting the number of vitamins and minerals it contains. A burst is meant to call attention to itself in order to entice buyers. It is used both in consumer goods and in direct mail.
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The egg burster is a strict and sclerotized structure and is easily seen as a dark domed shape in the hatched egg.
Note references on g-ray bursters (GRB's) are numerous.
For years astronomers have been detecting strange flareups they call gamma-ray bursters: objects in the sky that abruptly begin to pour out high-intensity gamma rays where no radiation at all had been detected before.
The core thus exerts a stronger tug on the burster, and if it pulls the burster toward Earth, the motion would make it appear as if the double star's period is decreasing rather than increasing, King speculates.
As assembled for storage, the M23 land mines are filled with VX nerve agent and have burster charges in the main fuze well and activator well.
e blether with an old pal was fabulous and the food was terric, but a bill that was only a seven sider short of PS80 was a bank burster.
Tom Keddy now trains him and Yankee Storm has continued to do well, running a burster when visor was replaced with blinkers at Lingfield over six furlongs last time.
The new TDV8 diesel is an absolute burster. With mountains more power and torque and an 8.5 second 60 dash, this twin-turbo V8 powerhouse is the best RR yet.
Tenders are invited for Burster Tube(Steel)Para Flare Red
ANGER Hugh Dallas sent off Stephane Mahe & chaos ensued TAKE THAT Rangers did a mock huddle after winning the title at Celtic Park back in 1999 in the so-called 'shame game' BURSTER Lenny will party if Celtic win but won't be going overboard * BALLOON JELLY & ICE CREAM Ally McCoist says underdogs Rangers can spoil Celtic's title party sNO
He said: "When Runner Bean arrived he was a chronic burster with no future in racing.
Kaler even lists the Sun, though it isn't counted and leads the pack as "star zero." Also included are other invisible stars like SGR 1900+14 (a soft gamma-ray repeater) and MXB 1730-335 (an X-ray burster).