a seaport on E Borneo, in central Indonesia.
a city in Indonesia, on the SE coast of Borneo. Pop: 409 023 (2000)
of or relating to Bali, its people, or their language. a native or inhabitant of Bali. the language of Bali, an Indonesian language of the Austronesian family. Historical Examples An idea of the Balinese religion may perhaps be given most easily by describing some of the temples. Hinduism and Buddhism, An Historical Sketch, Vol. 3 […]
- Balinese cat
a long-haired domestic cat that is a hybrid between the Persian and Siamese, with long hair and Siamese distinguishing marks. noun a breed of cat with medium-length silky hair, a plumed tail, blue eyes, large ears, and a dark mask, tail, and paws
John de, 1249–1315, king of Scotland 1292–96. Historical Examples Baliol was taken prisoner to England, and confined in the tower. The Every Day Book of History and Chronology Joel Munsell Wood nowhere states that he “matriculated at Baliol in 1582.” Notes and Queries, Vol. IV, Number 92, August 2, 1851 Various At first Baliol was […]
a large bundle or package prepared for shipping, storage, or sale, especially one tightly compressed and secured by wires, hoops, cords, or the like, and sometimes having a wrapping or covering: a bale of cotton; a bale of hay. a group of turtles. to make or form into bales: to bale wastepaper for disposal. bail3 […]