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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ballooning  \Bal*loon"ing\,  n. 
  1.  The  art  or  practice  of  managing  balloons  or  voyaging  in 
  them 
 
  2.  (Stock  Exchange)  The  process  of  temporarily  raising  the 
  value  of  a  stock,  as  by  fictitious  sales.  [U.S.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ballooning 
  adj  :  increasing  or  growing  quickly  like  a  balloon;  "ballooning 
  prices  caused  a  panic" 
  n  :  flying  in  a  balloon 




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