balloon vine

noun

: a tropical American vine (Cardiospermum halicacabum) of the soapberry family bearing large ornamental pods

Word History

First Known Use

1829, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of balloon vine was in 1829

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“Balloon vine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/balloon%20vine. Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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