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English definition of “balloon”


noun [C]    /bəˈlun/
a small, thin, rubber bag that you can fill with air or another gas until it is round in shape, often used for decoration at parties or as a child’s toy A balloon is also a very large, round container filled with a gas that can rise in the air and carry people riding under it in an attached box.
(Definition of balloon noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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