Salonika, Gulf of
or Greek Thermaïkós Kólpos geographical name arm of Aegean Sea N Greece W of Chalcidice

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  • Salonika — [sə län′i kə, sal΄ə nē′kə] 1. seaport in Macedonia, N Greece, at the head of the Gulf of Salonika: pop. 384,000: Gr. name THESSALONIKI 2. Gulf of N arm of the Aegean Sea: c. 70 mi (113 km) long: Also sp. Salonica …   English World dictionary

  • Salonika — noun a port city in northeastern Greece on an inlet of the Aegean Sea; second largest city of Greece • Syn: ↑Thessaloniki, ↑Salonica, ↑Thessalonica • Instance Hypernyms: ↑city, ↑metropolis, ↑urban center, ↑port …   Useful english dictionary

  • Salonika — /seuh lon i keuh, sal euh nee keuh/, n. 1. Also, Salonica /seuh lon i keuh, sal euh nee keuh/, Saloniki Gk. /sah law nee kee/. Official name, Thessalonike. Ancient, Therma. a seaport in south central Macedonia, in NE Greece, on the Gulf of… …   Universalium

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  • Salonika — /səˈlɒnɪkə/ (say suh lonikuh) noun a seaport in north eastern Greece, in Macedonia, on the Gulf of Salonika, a north western arm of the Aegean. Official name, Thessaloniki. Also, Salonica, Saloniki /səˈlɒnɪki/ (say suh lonikee) …   Australian English dictionary

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