BALUT

also spelled balot
balut
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.


balut
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.