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Salamis

Line breaks: Sala|mis
Pronunciation: /ˈsaləmɪs
 
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  • An island in the Saronic Gulf in Greece, to the west of Athens. The strait between the island and the mainland was the scene in 480 bc of a crushing defeat of the Persian fleet under Xerxes I by the Greeks under Themistocles.

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