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Meaning of "salami" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD SALAMI

From Italian, plural of salame, from Vulgar Latin salāre (unattested) to salt, from Latin sal salt.
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PRONUNCIATION OF SALAMI

salami  [səˈlɑːmɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SALAMI

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Salami is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SALAMI MEAN IN ENGLISH?

salami

Salami

Salami is cured sausage, fermented and air-dried meat, originating from one or a variety of animals. Historically, salami was popular among Southern European peasants because it can be stored at room temperature for periods of up to 30–40 days once cut, supplementing a possibly meager or inconsistent supply of fresh meat. Varieties of salami are traditionally made across Europe.

Definition of salami in the English dictionary

The definition of salami in the dictionary is a highly seasoned type of sausage, usually flavoured with garlic.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SALAMI


army
ˈɑːmɪ
balmy
ˈbɑːmɪ
barmy
ˈbɑːmɪ
calmy
ˈkɑːmɪ
Carme
ˈkɑːmɪ
chiyogami
ˌtʃɪjəʊˈɡɑːmɪ
Coomaraswamy
kuːˌmɑːrəˈswɑːmɪ
kami
ˈkɑːmɪ
Khatami
kəˈtɑːmɪ
kirigami
ˌkɪrɪˈɡɑːmɪ
malmy
ˈmɑːmɪ
origami
ˌɒrɪˈɡɑːmɪ
palmie
ˈpɑːmɪ
palmy
ˈpɑːmɪ
pastrami
pəˈstrɑːmɪ
Sami
ˈsɑːmɪ
smarmy
ˈsmɑːmɪ
swami
ˈswɑːmɪ
tatami
təˈtɑːmɪ
Zeami
siːˈɑːmɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SALAMI

salading
Salado
salal
Salamanca
salamander
salamandrian
salamandrine
salamandroid
Salambria
Salamis
salamon
salangane
salariat
salaried
salaries
salary
salary bracket
salary earner
salary increase

WORDS THAT END LIKE SALAMI

Adami
Aegospotami
agami
ami
calami
gourami
hippopotami
hypothalami
kissing gourami
Miami
prochain ami
rami
Seami
thalami
tsunami
umami

Synonyms and antonyms of salami in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «salami» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SALAMI

Find out the translation of salami to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of salami from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «salami» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

萨拉米香肠
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

salami
570 millions of speakers

English

salami
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सलामी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

سَلَامِي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

салями
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

salame
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সালামি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

salami
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Salami
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Salami
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

サラミ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

살라미 소시지
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Salami
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

xúc xích Ý
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கொத்துக்கறி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सलामी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

salam
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

salame
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

salami
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

салямі
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

salam
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σαλάμι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

salami
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

salami
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

salami
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of salami

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SALAMI»

The term «salami» is quite widely used and occupies the 28.273 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SALAMI» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about salami

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4 QUOTES WITH «SALAMI»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word salami.
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Ellen Barkin
I eat cheese and salami and a lot of fried chicken. I eat a big bag of oatmeal-raisin cookies every night and I don't gain weight. I still look OK as long as I'm dressed.
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Sharon Jones
As for meat, I'm not going to become vegetarian. I'm telling you that right now. I want me a steak. I want me a pork chop. I want me a lamb chop, even a piece of duck every once in awhile. We used to have ham and salami, all that crazy stuff. I can't eat processed food. I've got to find local farmers and get natural foods.
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Joshua Malina
'Backwash' is an old-school, slapstick-y romp between three eccentric loser friends who inadvertently rob a bank, armed solely with a salami and a sweat sock, and then find themselves on the run pursued by singing cops. It's kind of a classic piece, a sophisticated piece, if you will.
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Gail Simmons
I cannot go to Montreal without going to Beauty's, my favorite place for breakfast, where I have the Mish-Mash omelet with hot dogs, salami, eggs, green peppers, and onions, and the best banana bread in the world. It's legendary!

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SALAMI»

Discover the use of salami in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to salami and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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John Fowles's Fiction and the Poetics of Postmodernism
This book presents a deconstructive reading of the novels and short stories of John Fowles.
Mahmoud Salami, 1992
2
I Got a D in Salami #2
It's report card day-the most dreaded day in Hank's school year.
Henry Winkler, Lin Oliver, 2003
3
Sammy Salami
When chubby cat Sammy Salami's owner Pete goes missing, Sammy boards a train to look for him, is adopted by a passenger and has a nice vacation, but he continues to look for Pete.
Jerry Smath, 2007
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African Literature: Gender Discourse, Religious Values, and ...
African Literature: Gender Discourse, Religious Values, and the African Worldview offers a series of fresh insights into most of the old "problematics" which used to sustain the interpretations of African literature, especially by women.
Safoura Salami-Boukari, 2012
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Slice the Salami
This book will help you in your life and your work, and even help you separate the two.
Artie Lynnworth, 2010
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Financial Regulation in Africa: An Assessment of Financial ...
This book, which is the first comprehensive analysis of financial integration and regulation in Africa, fills a huge gap in the literature on financial regulation and constitutes an invaluable source of information to policy makers, ...
Dr Iwa Salami, 2012
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Salami's Fire: A Piggy's Trial by Fire
Salami, I believe I am on to something,” growled Bozzo as he tried to run up the trunk of a big ponderosa pine tree. “Bowwow, bowwow, bowwow.” “It's a good thing that goofy mutt can't climb trees,” chattered Chatters good naturedly, seeming ...
James V. Shubert, 2011
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The Salami Salesman and His Daughter Falafel: What an Older ...
The. Salami. Salesman. WHEN THE OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST (OT) came to assess my father, he was sitting in a chair and looked much better than he truly was. Even though he was completely and utterly confused, a remnant of his ...
Laurie Mallery, 2011
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Handbook of Food Science, Technology, and Engineering
SALAMI, BEEF A cooked, smoked sausage, usually mildly flavored, in a large casing, containing coarsely ground beef. Cereals and extenders are permitted. May contain fat. Product does not have to be labeled cooked. SALAMI, COOKED The ...
Yiu H. Hui, 2006
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Whitewashed: America’s Invisible Middle Eastern Minority
Free at least from the confines of detention, Al Salami was able to gather further evidence to substantiate his asylum claim. As such, on July 18, 2001, he filed a motion to reopen proceedings based on three new ev- identiary bases: the ...
John Tehranian, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SALAMI»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term salami is used in the context of the following news items.
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Another tack: Salami slices some salami
Just as US President Barack Obama seeks to hide away the salami slices shaved off his deal with Iran, an Iranian named Salami exposes an extra-thick and ... «Jerusalem Post Israel News, May 15»
2
Iran's powerful Guard rejects inspection of military sites
Hossein Salami, the Guard's deputy leader, told Iranian state television that allowing foreign inspection of military sites is tantamount to "selling out," raising the ... «Yahoo News, Apr 15»
3
Stephanie & Tony's Table: Salami Fettuccine
In a pot of salted boiling water add your fresh pasta and cook for 2 to 3 minutes. In a sauté pan, heat up the olive oil. Add sliced garlic salami and sliced potatoes ... «CBS Local, Mar 15»
4
'Temperature Abuse' and Clostridium Fear Brings Salami Recall
About 2,863 pounds of smoked salami is being recalled by Great Lakes Smoked Meats in Lorain, OH, because the product may have experienced “temperature ... «Food Safety News, Jan 15»
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Khadija Al-Salami Wins Top Prize At The Dubai Film Festival
Yemeni filmmaker Khadija Al-Salami won the top prize at the Dubai International Film Festival for her powerful I Am Nujoom, Age 10 And Divorced, about ... «Deadline.com, Dec 14»
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Iran transformed: IRGC commander proclaims Iran as global power
Addressing the Basij forces of IRGC, Salami also touted what he termed the spread of the Islamic revolution. He said Basij, trained to quell pro-democracy ... «World Tribune, Nov 14»
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Salami, Mushrooms Recalled in Canada for Listeria Contamination
The salami was sold in Ontario and Quebec. The mushrooms were sold in Alberta and British Columbia. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to ... «Food Safety News, Aug 14»
8
Iran General: We Will Hunt Down Israelis House To House
Hossein Salami said at this week's Friday prayer sermon in Tehran, Fars News Agency reported. That statement referred to the Balfour Declaration, which led to ... «Daily Caller, Jul 14»
9
Sheriff: Teen suspect buys car after robbing bank
Michael Mohamed Salami of Washington Township was arraigned Monday in 41B District Court on bank robbery charges. He is being held in the Macomb ... «The Macomb Daily, Jul 14»
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Wisconsin Firm Recalls Salami Type Products Misbranded With …
WASHINGTON, April 17, 2014 – Bolzano Artisan Meats LLC, a Milwaukee, Wis. establishment is recalling approximately 5,723 pounds of salami products for ... «USDA.gov, Apr 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Salami [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/salami>. Jul 2020 ».
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