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sa·lon(sə-lŏn′, săl′ŏn′, să-lôN′)
1. A large room, such as a drawing room, used for receiving and entertaining guests.
2. A periodic gathering of people of social or intellectual distinction.
3. A hall or gallery for the exhibition of works of art.
4. A commercial establishment offering a product or service related to fashion: a beauty salon.
[French, from Italian salone, augmentative of sala, hall, of Germanic origin.]
1. a room in a large house in which guests are received
2. an assembly of guests in a fashionable household, esp a gathering of major literary, artistic, and political figures from the 17th to the early 20th centuries
3. (Commerce) a commercial establishment in which hairdressers, beauticians, etc, carry on their businesses: beauty salon.
4. (Art Terms)
a. a hall for exhibiting works of art
b. such an exhibition, esp one showing the work of living artists
[C18: from French, from Italian salone, augmented form of sala hall, of Germanic origin; compare Old English sele hall, Old High German sal, Old Norse salr hall]
sa•lon(səˈlɒn; Fr. saˈlɔ̃)
n., pl. -lons (-ˈlɒnz; Fr. -ˈlɔ̃)
1. a drawing room or reception room in a large house.
2. an assembly of fashionable guests in such a room, as leaders in society, politics, and the arts, esp. as a regular event.
3. a hall or place used for the exhibition of works of art.
4. a specialized shop, department of a store, etc.
[1705–15; < French < Italian salone, derivative of sal(a) hall (< Germanic; compare Old English sæl, Old Saxon seli, Old High German sal, Old Norse sair)]
Salona gathering or reception in a Parisian house, 1810; similar gatherings at other capitals; the annual exhibition in Paris of paintings, sculpture, etc., by living artists.
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|3.||salon - elegant sitting room where guests are received|
salon[ˈsælɒn] n → salon m hair salon, beauty salon
n (all senses) → Salon m
salon[ˈsælɒn] n (all senses) → salone m
salon(ˈsӕlon) , ((American) səˈlon) noun
a name sometimes given to a place where hairdressing etc is done. a beauty-salon; My hairdresser has opened a new salon. salon صالون салон salão salón der Salon salon; -salon σαλόνι salón de peluquería, salón de belleza salong آرايشگاه kauneushoitola salon de coiffureמכון नाई की दूकान salon szalon salon (snyrti)stofa salone 美容室 가게 salonas salons salun salonfrisørsalongzakład, salon سالون، تالار، دغونډى لويه خونه، د جرګى تالار، د ژونديور سامانو د اثارو ښودنه salão salon de coafură салон salón salon salon salong ร้านทำผม; ร้านเสริมสวย salon 髮廊，美髮沙龍 салон مشاط وغیرہ کے کاروبار کا ٹھکانہ thẩm mỹ viện 发廊，沙龙