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flare up: burn

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flare up: lose your temper

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flare up: recur

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to undergo combustion

to become manifest suddenly and in full force

to react explosively or suddenly

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a shape that spreads outward

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a sudden burst of flame

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a burst of light used to communicate or illuminate

reddening of the skin spreading outward from a focus of infection or irritation

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a sudden recurrence or worsening of symptoms

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a sudden eruption of intense high-energy radiation from the sun's surface

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am unwanted reflection in an optical system (or the fogging of an image that is caused by such a reflection)

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a sudden outburst of emotion

a device that produces a bright light for warning or illumination or identification

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a short forward pass to a back who is running toward the sidelines

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(baseball) a fly ball hit a short distance into the outfield

burn brightly

become flared and widen, usually at one end

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shine with a sudden light

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erupt or intensify suddenly

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The latest set of governments and companies committing to end routine gas flaring in existing oil fields and to no longer routinely flare in new oil fields, include: Germany, Mexico, the Netherlands, Peru, Turkmenistan, the State of California, BP, ETAP (Tunisia), Galp Energia (Portugal), KazMunayGaz (Kazakhstan), Niger Delta Petroleum Resources (Nigeria), Indias Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC), Seven Energy (Nigeria), Sonangol (Angola) and Wintershall (Germany).
5 years -- all of whom had a confirmed history of mild-to-moderate atopic dermatitis and recurring eczema flares -- and were flare-free at enrollment.
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and Kilgore Flares Company LLC in the US, and Chemring Countermeasures Limited
Edwards announced the expansion because the glowing flares might be visible to people in communities around the test and training range, called the R2515 flight complex, including Barstow, Ridgecrest, California City and Mojave, officials said.
Aberra replied that over-the-counter NSAIDs are taken in lower doses and for shorter durations than are prescription regimens, so if prescription NSAIDs weren't associated with inflammatory bowel disease flares, it's unlikely that over-the-counter NSAIDs would be.
20 solar flare is the speed at which its charged particles reached Earth.
FIRED UP: When a solar flare (bright spot, below) erupts on the sun, it can take days for the charged particles to reach Earth.
When a pilot found a target, he attacked and directed his partner to the scene, generally marked by fires started by the first attack or the light of flares over the target.
They suggested other stars which also produce flares releasing X-ray radiation might be shaken by even more powerful "starquakes".
AUSTIN, Texas -- Flare Industries, LLC (Flare) today announced the acquisition of the Clean Enclosed Burner (CEB) product line from NV Bekaert SA.
When used in conjunction with police light bars, Orion flares maximize the size of the safety zone at the scene of a roadside emergency.
Contract notice: Framework agreement Purchase of Chaff and Flares.
X-class denotes the most intense flares, while the number provides more information about its strength.
She said that their study also found those with more frequent allergy flares also have a greater negative mood, which may be leading to these flares.