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English definition of “salon”


noun [C] uk   /ˈsæl.ɒn/ us    /səˈlɑːn/

salon noun [C] (SHOP)

B1 a shop where you can get a particular service, especially connected with beauty or fashion: a beauty salon a hairdressing/hair salonShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafesBuildings in general

salon noun [C] (MEETING)

literary a meeting of writers, painters, etc., at the house of someone famous or important: a literary salonMeeting peopleOfficial meetingsCelebrations, parties and special occasionsSpecific holidays and festivals
(Definition of salon from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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