Definitions for salonica

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Thessaloniki, Salonika, Salonica, Thessalonica(noun)

    a port city in northeastern Greece on an inlet of the Aegean Sea; second largest city of Greece

Wiktionary

  1. Salonica(ProperNoun)

    Alternative spelling of Salonika.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Salonica

    or Saloniki (122), the Thessalonica of the Scriptures, the second port and city of Turkey in Europe; occupies a bold and rocky site at the head of the Gulf of Salonica, 370 m. SW. of Constantinople; is surrounded by walls, is well laid out, drained, &c.; contains many fine old mosques; has an increasing commerce, exporting corn, cotton, opium, wool, &c.; founded in 315 B.C., and has ever since been a place of considerable importance.

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