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hot-air balloonnoun [C]

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an ​aircraft consisting of a very ​largebagfilled with ​heatedair or other ​gas, with a ​basket (= ​container)hanging under it in which ​people can ​ride
(Definition of hot-air balloon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hot-air balloonnoun [C]

 /ˈhɑt̬ˈeər bəˌlun/
an ​aircraft consisting of a very ​largebagfilled with ​heatedair, with a ​containerhanging under it in which ​people can ​ride
(Definition of hot-air balloon from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hot-air balloon”
in Chinese (Simplified) 热气球…
in Turkish sıcak hava balonu…
in Russian воздушный шар…
in Chinese (Traditional) 熱氣球…
in Polish balon (powietrzny)…
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