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noun [uncountable] Philippine English     baon pronunciation in British English
  1. food that is taken in a bag or box to school, to work, or on a journey

    No one ventures more than two paces from their house without baon and a container of something cold to drink.

    1. a.
      money used to buy lunch or snacks

      Dad’s way of conveying his anger at us was with a 5-peso deduction from our baon the following day.



a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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