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  1. 1
    if a fire or flame burns, it produces light and heat

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    1. a.
      if something is burning, it is being destroyed or damaged by fire. You can also say that it is on fire

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  2. 3
    to injure someone or a part of your body with something hot

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    1. a.
      if your skin burns, or if the sun burns it, it becomes red and painful because of the heat from the sun

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  3. 4
    if a light is burning, it is switched on

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  4. 7
    to use fat or energy in your body

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  5. 8
    informal if a vehicle burns somewhere, it goes there very fast

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  6. 12
    if you burn a CD-ROM, you put information onto it

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