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sa·la·mi

 (sə-lä′mē)
n. pl. sa·la·mis
Any of various highly spiced and salted sausages, made from beef or a mixture of pork and beef.

[Italian, pl. of salame, salami, from Vulgar Latin *salāmen, from *salāre, to salt, from Latin sāl, salt; see sal- in Indo-European roots.]

salami

(səˈlɑːmɪ)
n
(Cookery) a highly seasoned type of sausage, usually flavoured with garlic
[C19: from Italian, plural of salame, from Vulgar Latin salāre (unattested) to salt, from Latin sal salt]

sa•la•mi

(səˈlɑ mi)

n., pl. -mis.
a spicy, garlic-flavored sausage.
[1850–55; < Italian, pl. of salame < Vulgar Latin *salāmen, derivative of *salā(re) to salt]

salami

A highly seasoned Italian pork sausage.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.salami - highly seasoned fatty sausage of pork and beef usually driedsalami - highly seasoned fatty sausage of pork and beef usually dried
sausage - highly seasoned minced meat stuffed in casings
Translations
salám
salami
salami
salama
szalámi
サラミ
살라미 소시지
salami
ไส้กรอกซาลามิ
xúc xích Ý

salami

[səˈlɑːmɪ] Nsalami m, salame m (S. Cone)

salami

[səˈlɑːmi] nsalami m

salami

nSalami f

salami

[səˈlɑːmɪ] nsalame m

salami

سَلَامِي salám salami Salami σαλάμι salami, salchichón salami salami salama salame サラミ 살라미 소시지 salami salami salami salame салями salami ไส้กรอกซาลามิ salam xúc xích Ý 萨拉米香肠
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For the strong arm of that oppressive power did not frighten me into doing wrong; and when we came out of the rotunda the other four went to Salamis and fetched Leon, but I went quietly home.
For as the sea-fight at Salamis and the battle with the Carthaginians in Sicily took place at the same time, but did not tend to any one result, so in the sequence of events, one thing sometimes follows another, and yet no single result is thereby produced.
From Salamis to Actium, through Lepanto and the Nile to the naval massacre of Navarino, not to mention other armed encounters of lesser interest, all the blood heroically spilt into the Mediterranean has not stained with a single trail of purple the deep azure of its classic waters.
It is very probable that, had the Battle of Salamis never been fought, the face of the world would have been much as we behold it now, fashioned by the mediocre inspiration and the short-sighted labours of men.
Ajax brought twelve ships from Salamis, and stationed them alongside those of the Athenians.
A government may be changed either into an oligarchy, democracy, or a free state; when the magistrates, or any part of the city acquire great credit, or are increased in power, as the court of Areopagus at Athens, having procured great credit during the Median war, added firmness to their administration; and, on the other hand, the maritime force, composed of the commonalty, having gained the victory at Salamis, by their power at sea, got the lead in the state, and strengthened the popular party: and at Argos, the nobles, having gained great credit by the battle of Mantinea against the Lacedaemonians, endeavoured to dissolve the democracy.
After tarrying here awhile, the Bay of Salamis will be crossed, and a day given to Corinth, whence the voyage will be continued to Constantinople, passing on the way through the Grecian Archipelago, the Dardanelles, the Sea of Marmora, and the mouth of the Golden Horn, and arriving in about forty-eight hours from Athens.
Perkins was showing him a picture of Salamis, and with his finger, a finger of which the nail had a little black edge to it, was pointing out how the Greek ships were placed and how the Persian.
We can only guess why the great design was abandoned; perhaps because Plato became sensible of some incongruity in a fictitious history, or because he had lost his interest in it, or because advancing years forbade the completion of it; and we may please ourselves with the fancy that had this imaginary narrative ever been finished, we should have found Plato himself sympathizing with the struggle for Hellenic independence, singing a hymn of triumph over Marathon and Salamis, perhaps making the reflection of Herodotus where he contemplates the growth of the Athenian empire--"How brave a thing is freedom of speech, which has made the Athenians so far exceed every other state of Hellas in greatness
Fennel Salami -- A very simple Tuscan-style Finocchiona salami flavored with fennel seeds and spices
We will use all our capabilities to defend the entirety of our nation if we are engaged in a war again," General Salami said, addressing the National Civil Defense Conference in Tehran on Wednesday.
Sliced salami does not have to come in a standard tear-open pack.