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noun [countable] burner pronunciation in British English /ˈbɜː(r)nə(r)/
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  1. 1
    an object used for heating or burning something

    an incense burner

    1. a.
      one of the parts on the top of a cooker that you heat pans on
  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a prepaid mobile phone that is used only once or for a short period and then discarded

    A burner phone was given to each guest with a code on it, which worked as their invite and gave them venue access.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 29/09/2014


used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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