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Autor:  Marcio Osorio
E-mail:  rec165701@yahoo.com.br
Data:  15/ABR/2006 9:52 PM
Assunto:  Burnout
Mensagem:  Julgo que vc entenda inglês. Veja essas definições de burnout:

Definitions of burnout on the Web:

  • spinning the rear tires in water to heat and clean them prior to a run for better traction. A burnout precedes every run.
  • A term used to describe feeling worn out and unable to carry on with a stressful activity.
  • Fabric which alternates between sheer and opaque or structured into patterns consisting of the two.
  • an extreme emotional state characterized by emotional exhaustion, a diminished sense of personal accomplishment, and cynicism. Originally identified in social workers, the concept is now applied more generally. One problem with burnout research is establishing whether it is a cause or effect of other responses such as job satisfaction and work performance.
  • Involves spinning the drive tires in water to heat and clean them for better traction.
  • This term is used most frequently in Finland to refer to job stressors and resulting mental health problems that may occur. It is defined as a three-dimensional syndrome, characterized by energy depletion (exhaustion), increased mental distance from one’s job (cynicism) and reduced professional efficacy.
  • Mortgage market phenomenon representing the tendency of mortgage pools to become less sensitive to interest rate as they tend to maturity. The older the pool, the more burnt out is the sensitivity to interest rate changes.
  • Spinning of rear tire in water at high RPM.
  • A condition developed by some social workers due to an overwhelming amount of work. Characterized by mental and physical exhaustion through overwork.
  • The heating of the ceramic foundry mold to eliminate all traces of wax, carbon, and water.
  • A textile process by which fibers are artistically lifted off the backing with hot wax leaving a sheer pattern running throughout the fabric. Burnout is usually applied to velvets and silks.
  • A three dimensional syndrome of Emotional Exhaustion, Depersonalisation and Reduced Personal Accomplishment that occurs among individuals who work with people in some helping capacity.
  • In drag racing, a burnout is the spinning of the rear wheels at very high RPM. This is done to heat tire rubber prior to a race, making it softer and resulting in greater traction.
  • Burnout is a psychological term for the experience of long-term exhaustion and diminished interest, usually coming immediately after an extended period of overwork. It is also used as an English slang term to mean exhaustion.
  • Burnout is a series of high-speed racing games for the PlayStation 2, Xbox and GameCube game consolesThe game series was developed by Criterion Games and published by Acclaim and later EA Games.The first two games drew critical acclaim and a large fanbase in Europe, however it was not until the release of Burnout 3: Takedown that American gamers took to the series.

  • Definições de takedown:

    Definitions of takedown on the Web:

  • The actual transfer of money from a lender to a borrower under a loan agreement, loan commitment, or line of credit.
  • A takedown occurs when, from a neutral position, a wrestler gains control over his opponent down on the mat and is in-bounds.
  • A firearm that can be separated into (at least) two subassemblies in order to make a shorter package than when put together---without tools. There is no specific requirement regarding how this disassembly must be accomplished; the mechanical design is up to the creativity of the maker. This arrangement allows for more convenient transportation of a firearm, but with rifles, at a small sacrifice in accuracy.
  • (amateur wrestling) being brought to the mat from a standing position; "a takedown counts two points"
  • put-down: a crushing remark
  • A takedown is a move employed by wrestlers and martial artists. It involves grappling your opponent to the ground and ending up in a dominating position.

  • No caso dos carros batendo nos outros propositalmente, com o intento de jogá-los pra fora da estrada, do percurso, trajetória etc., eu diria que takedown rescinde a "neutralização", do verbo take down.

    Com tantos sentidos, burnout parece-me mais difícil de definir. No meu achismo, eu diria que burnout equiparar-se-ia à sensação de "esgotamento". (Esgotamento nervoso, esgotamento físico-mental ou só físico ou só mental, sensação de pilha gasta ou bateria descarregada).

    Espere definições melhores. Não mude de canal.

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    Burnout  –  Márcio  15/ABR/2006, 5:50 PM
     Burnout  –  Marcio Osorio  15/ABR/2006, 9:52 PM
    Burnout  –  Max  15/ABR/2006, 9:56 PM
    Burnout  –  Dale/RS  15/ABR/2006, 10:05 PM

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