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singe

a superficial burn
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The duke, the duchess, and all in the garden were listening to the conversation of the two heroes, and were beyond measure amused by it; and now, desirous of putting a finishing touch to this rare and well-contrived adventure, they applied a light to Clavileno's tail with some tow, and the horse, being full of squibs and crackers, immediately blew up with a prodigious noise, and brought Don Quixote and Sancho Panza to the ground half singed.
As when Heavens Fire Hath scath'd the Forrest Oaks, or Mountain Pines, With singed top their stately growth though bare Stands on the blasted Heath.
Then he clubbed the pig with a billet of oak which he had kept back when he was chopping the firewood, and stunned it, while the others slaughtered and singed it.
And them Della leaped up like a little singed cat and cried, "Oh, oh
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan and Indonesia on Saturday singed different memorandums of understanding to boost the bilateral trade ties.
The skin on all four of her pads was burnt off and the fur on her face, tummy and legs was singed - she was lucky to be alive.
The Undersecretary of the Ministry of Electricity Musa Omer, singed for the Ministry of Electricity and General Manager of GIAD Engineer Gaafar Abdul-Rahman singed for thegroup.
BRUSSELS, Aug 23 (KUNA) -- The EU and Libya singed Tuesday A Memorandum of Understanding on the training of the Libyan Coast Guard and Navy.
AN EVERTON fan set off an illegal flare during the FA Cup semi-final at Wembley and singed a 10-year-old girl's hair and burned through her clothing.
1 (Petra)--Jordan and Egypt stressed the importance of bilateral cooperation in the energy, gas and labour fields as well as the need to implement an agreement on cooperation in the energy field, the two countries had singed with Iraq last year.
Textiles materials are most commonly singed in woven or knitted fabric form or in yarn form.
Abdulrahman Al-Homaidhi singed for the office while Derrick Hank, Chief of the Technological Development Department of the group, singed for his company.