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burn-in period

1.burn-in period - A factory test designed to catch systems with marginal components before they get out the door; the theory is that burn-in will protect customers by outwaiting the steepest part of the bathtub curve (see infant mortality).
2.burn-in period - A period of indeterminate length in which a person using a computer is so intensely involved in his project that he forgets basic needs such as food, drink, sleep, etc. Warning: Excessive burn-in can lead to burn-out. See hack mode, larval stage.
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Burmeisteria
Burmeisteria retusa
Burmese
Burmese cat
Burmese rosewood
Burmese-Yi
Burn
burn bag
burn center
burn down
burn mark
burn off
burn out
burn plant
burn up
burn-in
-- burn-in period --
burn-up
Burnable
Burned
burned-out
Burner
Burnet
burnet bloodwort
Burnet moth
Burnet saxifrage
Burnett
Burnettize
Burnham
Burnie
Burniebee
Burning
burning at the stake
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