[ suh-lair-noh, -lur-; Italian sah-ler-naw ]


  1. a seaport in SW Italy: taken by U.S. forces September 1943.


/ saˈlɛrno /


  1. a port in SW Italy, in Campania on the Gulf of Salerno : first medical school of medieval Europe. Pop: 138 188 (2001)

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They are installing sensors that will measure a number of indicators, from humidity in the stone walls to vibrations from the volcano's seismic activity and nearby highway system, and beam data to a research team in nearby Salerno.

The first phase of the new project to install the sensors and set up the monitoring is set to conclude by the end of 2022, and is being undertaken by Salerno students who are awarded six month scholarships to install the systems.

Not counting Salerno’s badge, the city had spent $8,163 on 10 badges in the past 10 years, an average of $816 each.

As you may have heard, a new documentary called Salinger by Shane Salerno has just “landed” in theaters.

An oral biography of the same name, by Salerno and David Shields, is currently available at a bookstore near you.

“He said that the only person who could ever play Holden Caulfield was himself,” Joyce Maynard tells Salerno and Shields.

“I said, ‘Jerry, we’re here for the Red Cross drive,” Nelson tells Salerno and Shields.

Salerno, joined by former Salinger flame Jean Miller and others, discussed the film in a post-screening Q&A.

It extends as far east as Salerno, where the coast plain of the Sele begins.

In the absence of human subjects, anatomy was taught at Salerno upon the pig.

Salerno was particularly rich in its medical literary products.

Not long after this, Salerno itself lost all the prestige that it had.

The University of Salerno had developed round a medical school.


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