salami

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n salami highly seasoned fatty sausage of pork and beef usually dried
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Usage

In literature:

A thunder-storm had arisen before they left Salamis, and their homeward sail had satisfied their love for adventure.
"Roads from Rome" by Anne C. E. Allinson
Basil himself as late as 377 declined even to consider some additions to the incarnation proposed to him by Epiphanius of Salamis.
"The Arian Controversy" by H. M. Gwatkin
He was a son of the king of Salamis, and on his return from the Trojan war was exiled by his father.
"The Aeneid of Virgil" by Virgil
First, the Persians fought the Greeks at Salamis in 480 B.C.
"Flag and Fleet" by William Wood
His name was Stephanos Pericles, he said, and he was crossing to Salamis, when the squall came on, and his boat was upset.
"Tom Finch's Monkey" by John C. Hutcheson
Descending fast the mountain shadows kiss Thy glorious gulf, unconquered Salamis!
"The Works Of Lord Byron, Vol. 3 (of 7)" by Lord Byron
They dream of freedom, and to reach it they remember Salamis.
"Wisdom, Wit, and Pathos of Ouida" by Ouida
The scene of the battle of Salamis fascinated me.
"A Labrador Doctor" by Wilfred Thomason Grenfell
After the naval victory of Salamis a council of generals was held to determine on the most worthy.
"A Political History of the State of New York, Volumes 1-3" by DeAlva Stanwood Alexander
It was therefore a Spartan king, Eu-ry-bi'a-des, who was head of the fleet at Salamis.
"The Story of the Greeks" by H. A. Guerber
To top it, the man had had a breakfast of salami.
"The Coffin Cure" by Alan Edward Nourse
Could they even hope to maintain themselves in Salamis?
"Famous Sea Fights" by John Richard Hale
In the great battle of Salamis she acted a very conspicuous part, as will hereafter appear.
"Xerxes" by Jacob Abbott
O divine Salamis, thou too shalt destroy the children of women, either at the seed-time or at the harvest.
"Historic Tales, vol 10 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
Thus exiled, he fled to Cyprus, where he founded the city of Salamis.
"The Metamorphoses of Ovid" by Publius Ovidius Naso
They fought well at Salamis.
"The International Magazine, Volume 2, No. 3, February, 1851" by Various
The battles of Artemisium and Salamis occurred in the same year, B.C.
"Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 3 of 8" by Various
FAMOUS SEA FIGHTS: from Salamis to Tsu-shima.
"Werwolves" by Elliott O'Donnell
That was not the virtue with which Brutus was strong when he was skinning those poor wretches of Salamis.
"The Life of Cicero" by Anthony Trollope
The gulf, the rock of Salamis!
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 7" by Various
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In poetry:

Because, serene, it never blinked
At sheen or shadow of the sun,
But Hades and Olympus linked
With Salamis and Marathon;
"The Door Of Humility" by Alfred Austin
A mournful song was ever on
The lips that it were death to kiss,
A song for those who died as died
The brave at ancient Salamis.
"At Key's Grave" by Folger McKinsey
Nor was the Marigold remiss,
But told how in her crown of gold
She sat, like Persia's king of old,
High o'er the shores of Salamis;
"The Meetings Of The Flowers" by Denis Florence MacCarthy
Of those great names but few may pass my lips,
For he who speaks of Salamis then sees
Not men who there commanded Grecian ships--
But grand Themistocles!
"Arms And The Man - Heroes And Statesmen" by James Barron Hope
A king sate on the rocky brow
Which looks o'er sea-born Salamis;
And ships, by thousands, lay below,
And men in nations;- all were his!
He counted them at break of day-
And when the sun set where were they?
"Don Juan: Canto The Third" by Lord George Gordon Byron
A king sat on the rocky brow
Which looks o'er sea-born Salamis;
And ships, by thousands, lay below,
And men in nations—all were his!
He counted them at break of day—
And when the sun set, where were they?
"The Isles Of Greece" by Lord George Gordon Byron

In news:

A Crate of Columbus Salami .
Salami sluggers duke it out in Germany.
Lopez hits salami as Felix pitches a 4-1 gem.
Pepper in salami may be source of salmonella.
To the many tricky questions that have arisen in the field of contemporary art, two more have been added in recent weeks: How do we get the salami .
A ceremonial salami -cutting is scheduled for Monday morning, when the hallowed Second Avenue Deli reopens in Murray Hill.
Carts, Comics, Coffee and Camel Salami .
The swamis of salami .
Chef's Salad with Fennel, Asiago, and Salami .
Salami & Spinach Stromboli.
Fun and Games The Grocery Chase: Is the Sauerkraut Hiding Next to the Salami.
An unnamed narrator's life comes full circle as he confronts buried secrets and tragedy in this powerful novel by Spanish author Cercas ( Soldiers of Salamis ).
The Day Packer 's 2.75-inch stainless steel blade is long enough for slicing salami or chopping garlic, and strong and sharp enough for whittling or tinder shaving.
Spicy Calabrese Salami And Pickled Pepper Pizza.
Salami, mortadella, capicola, provolone, lettuce, tomato and Italian vinaigrette.
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