noun, be·lon often capitalized \bā-ˈlōn, -ˈlōⁿ\

Definition of BELON

:  european flat; specifically :  a European flat oyster of coastal waters of northwestern France

Origin of BELON

French, from Bélon, river in Brittany
First Known Use: 1940


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