- the part of a stove, furnace, etc. from which the flame or heat comes
- an apparatus for burning fuel or trash; furnace, incinerator, etc.
Origin of burnerfrom burn (transitive verb) a device for copying digital data onto a CD, DVD, etc.
- One that burns, especially:a. A device, as in a furnace, stove, or gas lamp, that is lighted to produce a flame.b. A device on a stovetop, such as a gas jet or electric element, that produces heat.
- a. A unit, such as a furnace, in which something is burned: an oil burner.b. An incinerator.c. See combustor.
- A sharp pain caused by compression of a nerve, often resulting from a sports injury. Also called stinger .
- Someone or something which burns.
- An element on a kitchen stove that generates localized heat for cooking.
- (chemistry) A device that generates localized heat for experiments; a bunsen burner.
- A device that burns fuel; e.g. a diesel engine; a hot-air balloon's propulsion system.
- A device for burning refuse; an incinerator
- (computing) A device that allows data or music to be stored on a CDR or CD-ROM.
- (slang) A mobile phone used for only a short time and then thrown away so that the owner cannot be traced.
- (slang) An elaborate piece of graffiti.
burner - Computer Definition
- Then he lit the pilot light and set the coffeepot over a burner again.
- These difficulties were mostly caused by the solid impurities contained in the burner-gases in the shape of flue-dust, especially the arsenic, which after a short time rendered the contact substance inactive, in a manner not as yet entirely understood.
- Alex replaced the pot on the burner and resumed his place at the table.
- She placed the skillet on the stove and turned the burner on to dry it thoroughly.
- The magnetometric method was employed, and the metals, in the form of ovoids, were heated by a specially designed burner, fed with gas and air under pressure, which directed 90 fine jets of flame upon the asbestos covering the ovoid.