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noun [countable] balloon pronunciation in American English /bəˈlun/
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singularballoon
pluralballoons
  1. 1
    a large strong bag filled with gas or hot air that can float in the air. Some balloons have a large basket hanging under them in which people can travel.
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    1. a.
      a small colored bag of thin rubber that you fill with air, used as a child’s toy or a decoration
    2. b.
      a small bag that a doctor puts into a part of your body and fills with air in order to force something out

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