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Thessaloníki

Line breaks: Thes¦sa|lon¦íki
Pronunciation: /ˌθɛsələˈniːki
 
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Definition of Thessaloníki in English:

A seaport in NE Greece, the second-largest city in Greece and capital of the Greek region of Macedonia; population 348,900 (est. 2009). Former name Salonica; Latin name Thessalonica .

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