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burnernoun [C]

uk   /ˈbɜː.nər/ us   /ˈbɝː.nɚ/
  • burner noun [C] (ON COOKER, etc.)

the part of a cooker, light, etc. that produces flame or heat
  • burner noun [C] (PHONE)

informal also burner phone a mobile phone without a contract, that is typically only used for a short time and then thrown away, for example when you do not want people to have information about you: Prepaid phones known colloquially as "burners" can provide you with partial privacy.
(Definition of burner from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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burnernoun [C]

us   /ˈbɜr·nər/
anything that produces controlled flames for cooking, or heat for a building
(Definition of burner from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “burner”
in Arabic شُعلة…
in Korean 버너…
in Portuguese boca (de fogão)…
in Catalan cremador…
in Japanese バーナー, 燃焼器…
in Chinese (Simplified) 炉心, 煤气头, 炉膛…
in Turkish yakmak veya ısıtmak için kullanılan araç, brülör, kazan…
in Russian горелка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 爐心, 煤氣爐, 爐膛…
in Italian fornello, becco a gas…
in Polish palnik…
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