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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

front′ burn′er(n.)

  1. a condition or position of top priority.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Informal

Origin of front burner:

1965–70

Princeton's WordNet

  1. front burner(noun)

    top priority

    "the work was moved to the front burner in order to meet deadlines"

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