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burn off

[¦bərn ′ȯf]
(meteorology)
With reference to fog or low stratus cloud layers, to dissipate by daytime heating from the sun.
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Apples, cherries or grapes help burn off the alcohol.
The fire was set by the department to burn off areas at risk of burning out of control and to train firefighters and inmate ground crews.
They safely burn off excess hydrocarbon gases, which cannot be recycled or recovered by the plants' processes.
With the ship on fire, it is expected that much of this condensate oil will burn off rather than enter the water," Greenpeace East Asia said in a statement to AFP.
A new flare to burn off methane gas was installed and lit at Knott Landfill in southeast Bend.
A passenger jet from Saudi Arabia was forced to circle over Manchester Airport for four hours to burn off fuel before landing due to a technical hitch.
Labels should all show the amount of exercise needed to burn off calories in food Did you get a shock when you realised how much you have to exercise to burn off the calories in a slice of buttered toast?
WE all know you'll have lace up your trainers and get all sweaty to burn off that extra slice of cake.
Exercise Equivalent (Cost to Burn Off the Calories): 92.
A passenger jet had to burn off thousands of litres of fuel before it could safely land at Shannon Airport on 25 May 2014 after suffering a navigation systems failure that kept it from crossing the Atlantic.
There were some great movers, and hopefully the dancing helped us to burn off some calories as Erin and I enjoyed sampling a wide selection of homemade cakes, awarding the best with gold, silver and bronze medals.
Johannesburg, July 19 ( ANI ): UK authorities have banned a Coca-Cola television ad as it misleads viewers about how much activity they need to do in order to burn off the 139 calories in a can of Coke.