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clear land of its vegetation by burning it off

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Mr Muray and his wife, who opened their shop four months ago, feel the cost of a licence is not worth the purchase, but are hopeful that their plan to burn off the booze could see the ice cream return to the business in the future.
Cadbury's Creme Egg - 180 calories THE question here isn't 'how do you eat yours,' but more, 'how do you burn off yours?' They may be small, but they pack a lot of calories so you're looking at 25 minutes of badminton or a half hour HIIT class.
VACUUMING Get the vaccum out, work your arms and legs and burn off 120 calories in half an hour.
And to burn off a quarter of a large pizza, which typically has 449 calories, an average person would have to walk for an hour and 23 minutes or run for 43 minutes.
Exercise Equivalent (Cost to Burn Off the Calories): 132.8 minutes of badminton
Many people in the metal finishing industry use burn off or pyrolysis ovens and/or chemical tanks.
"It's a busy, full-on indoor tournament - and a great reason to get out of the house and burn off some calories.
Mazda added that its new technologies enable the engine to cut the amount of fuel required to burn off soot, improving fuel economy and resulting in lower carbon dioxide emissions and cleaner exhaust gases.
You will burn off 25 extra calories during the day if you are wearing jeans
Intense forest fires burn off topsoil, lofting its mercury contents into the atmosphere, where the metal drifts long distances (SN: 8/26/06, p.
Next, they used a chart, a treadmill, and their mathematics skills to figure out how much exercise it would take for a 125-pound person to burn off such a lunch.
The company said it circled for over an hour in order to burn off fuel and then landed safely at the same airport.
These lively exercises are designed to burn off fat while working on body sculpting.