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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Burns, George Burns, Nathan Birnbaumnoun

    United States comedian and film actor (1896-1996)

  2. Burns, Robert Burnsnoun

    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. Michael Barbaro:

    Alexander Burns, Maggie Haberman, Jim Rutenberg, thank you for joining us on kind of short notice, we now have President-elect Joe Biden and I just want to take a moment and have you reflect on the significance of that call.

  2. Ali Devran:

    It was a really loud blast, as if it was in our house, we went and helped carry the wounded to ambulances. Some had suffered burns.

  3. Ray Lucas:

    I was temporarily blind for three days and they said it was a miracle I could see, i've got burns on my arms, but for the most part, everyone is still here.

  4. Proverb:

    The fire you kindle for your enemy often burns yourself more than him.

  5. Sean Parks:

    As more area burns at high severity, the likelihood of conversion to different forest types or even to non-forest increases, at the same time, the post-fire climate is making it increasingly difficult for seedlings to establish and survive, further reducing the potential for forests to return to their pre-fire condition.

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