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burner

[′bər·nər]
(chemical engineering)
A furnace where sulfur or sulfide ore are burned to produce sulfur dioxide and other gases.
(engineering)
The part of a fluid-burning device at which the flame is produced.
Any burning device used to soften old paint to aid in its removal.
A worker who operates a kiln which burns brick or tile.
A worker who alters the properties of a mineral substance by burning.
A worker who uses a flame-cutting torch to cut metals.
(mechanical engineering)
A unit of a steam boiler which mixes and directs the flow of fuel and air so as to ensure rapid ignition and complete combustion.

burner

That part of a furnace, boiler, etc., where the flame is produced.

burner

burner
A typical atomizer type burner.
A component of a jet engine combustion system. Its purpose is to introduce fuel into the combustion chamber in a state in which it will burn efficiently. The two types of burners are atomizer and vaporizer.

burner

A drive that writes write-once optical discs such as CD-Rs and DVD-Rs. A "burner" implies a one-time recording, but the term is erroneously used to refer to drives that "write" to re-recordable CD-RW and DVD-RW/+RW media as well. See burn, CD-R and DVD-R.
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Well, as it turned out, this charcoal burner was just the twin of the Southern "poor white" of the far future.
I am afraid, children," said Grandfather, "that Governor Burner found but little rest or comfort in our old chair.
A good score of electric burners glowed red for the fraction of a second, then rained merciless white beams into our blinded eyes.
Hastings, "to keep five hundred acres of woods out of the hands of the charcoal burners.
Striking a match on the box she held in her hand, she turned on and lighted, above the parlour table, one of the two gas- burners, which, being defective, first whistled as if astonished, and then went on purring comfortably like a cat.
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is a substantial upgrade over existing industry burner management systems, allowing for control of up to 16 burners and vessel operations with one main control unit.
Q One of my new residents, upon moving in, says the gas burner on the stove would not light.
Now Anonymous suggests perhaps if I had not lit my wood burner, things would be different.
com)-- An innovative new product designed to serve an important purpose when outdoors, the Buddy Burner, has been developed by Mike Thompson of Longview, Washington.
Swirl burner combustor designs are emerging as the preferred method to achieve emission requirements for power generation while maintaining the high combustion efficiency and good flame stability characteristics of conventional combustors.
On Tuesday, the cemetery transferred the flame from a temporary burner to the restored permanent eternal flame that is part of a memorial to the 35th president.