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burner

noun
     
burn‧er [countable]
1 British English the part of an oven or heater that produces heat or a flame:
a gas burner
burner
2 American English one of the round parts on the top of a cooker that produce heat
3

put/leave something on the back burner

informal to delay doing something until a later time:
The government quietly put the scheme on the back burner.

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