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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Burns, George Burns, Nathan Birnbaum(noun)

    United States comedian and film actor (1896-1996)

  2. Burns, Robert Burns(noun)

    celebrated Scottish poet (1759-1796)

Freebase

  1. Burns

    Burns is a city in and the county seat of Harney County, in the U.S. state of Oregon. According to the 2010 census, the population was 2,806. Burns and the nearby city of Hines are home to about 60 percent of the people in the sparsely populated county, the largest in Oregon and the ninth largest in the United States. The Burns–Hines region has a high-desert climate but was much wetter in the recent geologic past. The Harney Basin was the largest of many depressions in which lakes formed in southeastern Oregon during the late Pleistocene. Remnants of an ancient lake that reached as far north as Burns are at the center of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, south of the city. Northern Paiutes or their ancestors, who were hunter-gatherers, have lived in the region for thousands of years. Since the arrival of Euro-Americans in the 19th century, cattle ranching and other forms of agriculture have dominated land use in the area. In 1930, logging in the mountains north of Burns led to the creation of Hines, a lumber company town, and the timber industry remained important to the local economy until the 1990s. In addition to ranching, a variety of private and public enterprises support the Burns–Hines economy in the 21st century. Annual events include a migratory bird festival, the county fair, and a country music jamboree.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Burns

    Injuries to tissues caused by contact with heat, steam, chemicals (BURNS, CHEMICAL), electricity (BURNS, ELECTRIC), or the like.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Burns in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Burns in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Burns in a Sentence

  1. Joe Heron:

    We’re immigrants, and the romance of America still burns quite brightly inside us, nobody had defined themselves as an American brandy.

  2. Victor Borge:

    The difference between a violin and a viola is that a viola burns longer.

  3. New London:

    Emergency services transported several children to the local hospital, received some type of electrical shock. The most serious injured had some small burns on the palms of his hands from when he touched the metal railing when he was getting off the ride.

  4. James Wallace:

    Autumn's doing very well. She was severely dehydrated, had some minor burns, abrasions, several lacerations that were all taken care of and are healing well, she's extremely exhausted and will remain pretty spent for the next couple of days.

  5. Jake Schick:

    I was leaving my family to go see my family, that was painful, much worse than the compound fractures in my left leg and arm, the broken ribs, the shrapnel and burns. The fact that I was leaving my brothers hurt more than anything … I had to leave them knowing they were in harm’s way and there was nothing I could do about it.

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