Also called balop card. a photographic print made on smooth, matte, double-weight paper, used especially in television advertisements.
a type of stereopticon for projecting images of objects by reflected light. Historical Examples Our Model B balopticon is plugged into an ordinary electric circuit, without special wiring. Journal of Entomology and Zoology: Volume 6, Number 4, December 1914 Various
noun acronym British Airline Pilots’ Association
a tropical American tree, Ochroma pyramidale (lagopus), of the bombax family, yielding an exceedingly light wood used for life preservers, rafts, toy airplanes, etc. a raft made of balsa wood. any life raft. Historical Examples Also among the ruins of the balsa we found some of the dried fish that was left to us, and […]