duck egg with a developed embryo
Sometimes, the embryo is so developed you can feel the crunch of its bones in your mouth.
Balot is a native delicacy in the Philippines. It is considered a health food. Street vendors roam at night shouting Balot, penoy, balot...
The Vietnamese call it hot vit lon.
In California, you can order them online from Metzer Farms.
slang for a zero score
Balut ang nakuha ko sa iksamen.
I got a zero on the exam.
Other related Tagalog words: itlog (egg), pato (duck)
There is another word balot which means to wrap.