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3 entries found for balloon.
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Main Entry: 1bal·loon
Pronunciation: bschwa-primarystresslün
Function: noun
1 : a bag of tough light material filled with heated gas or a gas lighter than air so as to rise and float in the atmosphere and that usually carries a suspended load (as a gondola with passengers)
2 : a toy or decoration consisting of an inflatable bag (as of rubber)
3 : an outline containing words spoken or thought by a character (as in a cartoon)

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