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burner Explained

burner at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['bə:nə]

burner at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C]
1 BrE the part of an oven or heater that produces heat or a flame: --a gas burner// burner, oven, hotplate, timer//
2 AmE one of the round parts on the top of a cooker that produce heat:
3 put/leave sth on the back burner: informal to delay doing something until a later time// --The government quietly put the scheme on the back burner.// Bunsen burner//

burner at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

52 Moby Thesaurus words for "burner":
Argand burner, acetylene welder, annihilator, arsonist,
biblioclast, blast lamp, blowpipe, blowtorch, bomber, burning ghat,
caliduct, cinerator, cooker, cookery, cremator, crematorium,
crematory, demolisher, destroyer, dynamitard, dynamiter, element,
exterminator, furnace, gas burner, gas jet, gas mantle, heater,
heating duct, hun, iconoclast, idol breaker, idoloclast,
incandescent mantle, incinerator, jet, mantle, nihilist,
pilot light, ruiner, steam pipe, stove, syndicalist, terrorist,
tewel, torch, tuyere, vandal, warmer, welder, welding blowpipe,
wrecker

burner at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun

1 the part of a cooker/stove, etc. that produces a flame

2 a large, solid, metal piece of equipment for burning wood or coal, used for heating a room:
a wood burner
see also BUNSEN BURNER

IDIOMS see BACK adj., FRONT adj.

Burner at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Burner \Burn"er\, n.
1. One who, or that which, burns or sets fire to anything.

2. The part of a lamp, gas fixture, etc., where the flame is
produced.

{Bunsen's burner} (Chem.), a kind of burner, invented by
Professor Bunsen of Heidelberg, consisting of a straight
tube, four or five inches in length, having small holes
for the entrance of air at the bottom. Illuminating gas
being also admitted at the bottom, a mixture of gas and
air is formed which burns at the top with a feebly
luminous but intensely hot flame.

{Argand burner}, {Rose burner}, etc. See under {Argand},
{Rose}, etc.

burner at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

burner
n 1: an apparatus for burning fuel (or refuse); "a diesel engine
is an oil burner"
2: the heating elements of a stove or range on which pots and
pans are placed for cooking; "the electric range had one
large burner and three smaller one"

burner at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Burner

English

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » RP Inter: IPA » /ˈbɜːnə/
  • Inter: a » GenAm Inter: IPA » /ˈbɝnɚ/
  • Inter: rhymes » ɜː(r)nə(r)

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n

  • Someone or something which burns.
    1. An element on a kitchen stove that generates localized heat for cooking.
    2. 1975, Inter: w » Bob Dylan, Inter: w » Tangled Up in Blue
    3. : She lit a burner on the stove
    4. : And offered me a pipe
    5. : "I thought you'd never say hello", she said
    6. : "You look like the silent type"
    7. Inter: chemistr » y A device that generates localized heat for experiments; a bunsen burner.
    8. A device that burns fuel; e.g. a diesel engine; a hot-air balloon's propulsion system.
    9. A device for burning refuse; an incinerator
    10. Inter: computin » g A device that allows data or music to be stored on a CDR or CD-ROM.
    11. Inter: slan » g A mobile phone used for only a short time and then thrown away so that the owner cannot be traced.
    12. Inter: slan » g An elaborate piece of graffiti.
    13. 2011, Adam Melnyk, Visual Orgasm: The Early Years of Canadian Graffiti (page 84)
    14. : Inter: .. » . we were doing productions, burners like 100 feet long and as tall as we could get, standing on people's shoulders, Inter: .. » .

      Synonyms

      * Inter: sense » element on kitchen stone|UK ring

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » someone or something that burns

  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|polttaja Inter: qualifier » someone, in transitive sense; Inter: t+ » fi|poltin Inter: qualifier » something

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » element on a kitchen stove
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|燃燒器|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|燃烧器|tr=ránshāoqì|sc=Hani, Inter: qualifier » gas burner Inter: t » cmn|煤氣灶|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|煤气灶|tr=méiqìzào|sc=Hani
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|poltin
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|brûleur|m
    • Galician: Inter: t+ » gl|queimador|m


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Brenner|m
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|μάτι|n|tr=máti
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|バーナー|tr=bānā|sc=Jpan
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|горелка|f|tr=gorélka|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|конфорка|f|tr=konfórka|sc=Cyrl
  • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|cearcall|m

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » device that generates localized heat for experiments
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|poltin


    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » device that burns fuel
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|poltin


    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » device for burning refuse
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|poltin


    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » computing:device that allows data or music to be stored on a CD
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|brander|m
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|CD-poltin
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|graveur|m
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Brenner|m, Inter: t+ » de|CD-Brenner|m
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|nagrywarka|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|механизм для записи CD|m|tr=mexanízm dlja zápisi CD
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|grabador de CD|m
  • Swedish: brännare {{c}}
  • Tamil: அடுப்பு (adduppu), குறுந்தகடெழுதி (kuRuntakaṭeẓuti)

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: ar » burner
    Translation: de » burner
    Translation: et » burner
    Translation: el » burner
    Translation: fa » burner
    Translation: fr » burner
    Translation: ko » burner
    Translation: io » burner
    Translation: mg » burner
    Translation: my » burner
    Translation: pl » burner
    Category: simple:burner -
    Translation: sv » burner
    Translation: ta » burner
    Translation: vi » burner
    Translation: zh » burner

    Burner at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » burner

    English

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /ˈbɜːnə/
  • Inter: rhymes » ɜː(r)nə(r)

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n

  • A participant in the Category: w - :Burning Man|Burning Man festival.