Ballon vs Billon - What's the difference?

ballon | billon |


As nouns the difference between ballon and billon

is that ballon is balloon while billon is any of several alloys of precious metals and base metals that is used (where legal) to make coins, medals etc.

ballon

English

Noun

  • (ballet) The quality of a jump by which a ballet dancer appears to pause in midair
  • * {{quote-news, 1988, November 18, Dorothy Samachson, Moscow Classical Ballet, Chicago Reader citation
  • , passage=Tall and slender, with a superb ballon and effortless flight in air, Malakhov

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    billon

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia billon) (en noun)
  • Any of several alloys of precious metals and base metals that is used (where legal) to make coins, medals etc.