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's not quite going for the burn, more a bit of a tingle.
The telly star has shed 2st this summer by pounding the streets and treadmills - and still seems to be going for the burn.
Kate Rock has a double role as Chloe and Zoe, the rhyming high priestesses of exercise and enjoyment, and somehow speaks clearly while going for the burn - she also looks happy; a great effort that doesn't look as if it is that.