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barrage balloonnoun [C]

uk   /ˈbær.ɑːʒ bəˌluːn/ us   /bəˈrɑːʒ bəˌluːn/
a large balloon, especially one of a group that is tied to the ground with metal ropes in order to stop enemy aircraft that are flying low
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in Chinese (Simplified) (阻止敌机低飞的)阻塞气球…
in Chinese (Traditional) (阻止敵機低飛的)阻塞氣球…
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