Definition of salumeria in English:

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salumeria

Pronunciation: /səˌlo͞oməˈrēə/

noun

(Chiefly in Italy) a delicatessen: mortadella occupies pride of place in any salumeria
More example sentences
  • Mario brings dried meats from his father Armandino's salumeria in Seattle.
  • We would go to the salumeria and buy a hunk of mortadella di fegato (liver sausage).
  • The salumeria is now a Japanese restaurant; across the street are a Polish deli and a Spanish restaurant.

Origin

Italian, from salume 'salted meat'.

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Syllabification: sa·lu·me·ri·a

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