Meaning of “hot-air balloon” in the English Dictionary

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"hot-air balloon" in British English

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hot-air balloonnoun [ C ]

uk /hɒtˈeə bəˌluːn/ us /hɑːtˈer bəˌluːn/

an aircraft consisting of a very large bag filled with heated air 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)

"hot-air balloon" in American English

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hot-air balloonnoun [ C ]

/ˈhɑt̬ˈeər bəˌlun/

an aircraft consisting of a very large bag filled with heated air, with a container hanging under it in which people can ride

(Definition of “hot-air balloon” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)