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A city of west-central Spain west-northwest of Madrid. Founded by Celts and subsequently held by Carthaginians, Romans, Visigoths, and Moors, after the Reconquista it became the site of one of Spain's first universities (founded 1218).
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(Placename) a city in W Spain: a leading cultural centre of Europe till the end of the 16th century; market town. Pop: 157 906 (2003 est)
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Sal•a•man•ca(ˌsæl əˈmæŋ kə)
a city in W Spain. 166,615.
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