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[sah-luh] /ˈsɑ lə/
a large hall, living room, or reception room.
Origin of sala
1605-15; < American Spanish, Spanish: living room, hall < Old Provençal < Germanic, or directly < Germanic; see salon Unabridged
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  • Everybody in the sala turned toward the group with astonished looks.

    The Social Cancer Jos Rizal
  • Just as Don Augustin was about to reply, a servant entered the sala.

    Wood Rangers Mayne Reid
  • At the end of the sala, seated before a table covered with documents, was the secretary.

    The Reign of Greed Jose Rizal
  • It was almost midnight when Jimsy called them all down into the sala.

    Play the Game! Ruth Comfort Mitchell
  • Inside the sala a ceremony was progressing, that, under the circumstances, might well be termed solemn.

    The Bandolero Mayne Reid
  • Rotil entered the sala from the patio, and stood just inside, looking about him.

    The Treasure Trail Marah Ellis Ryan
  • The large town of sala, where we spent a night, was filled with fugitives from Upsala, where the cholera was making great ravages.

    Northern Travel Bayard Taylor

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