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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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  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. Tom Zegan:

    Why do toasters always have a setting that burns the toast to a horrible crisp which no decent human being would eat?

  2. Cliff Bentz:

    So many people have no idea how far it is from Nevada to Burns, people start down that road and there’s nothing there.

  3. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    Make love so that from your passion, everything around you burns out, so that only burnt skeletons on ashes and burning coals are left from you.

  4. Deputy Interior Minister Raed Arafat:

    The situation is slowly stabilising ... we have many people with burns, intoxicated with smoke and people squashed.

  5. Daniela Rivera:

    I got on the scooter, pressed the gas, and the scooter just completely slipped out from under me, i skid across the gravel floor and had burns all over my legs.

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