[sawl-ferd, saw-, sal-]


a city in Greater Manchester, in N England. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Contemporary Examples of salford

  • How no one in the Swinton Worsley bit of Salford can not have seen that craft, only me, is beyond belief.

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    Bez To Stand For Parliament

    Tom Sykes

    March 15, 2014

Historical Examples of salford

British Dictionary definitions for salford



a city in NW England in Salford unitary authority, Greater Manchester, on the Manchester Ship Canal: a major centre of the cotton industry in the 19th century; extensive dock area, now redeveloped, includes the Lowry arts centre; university (1967). Pop: 72 750 (2001)
a unitary authority in NW England, in Greater Manchester. Pop: 216 500 (2003 est). Area: 97 sq km (37 sq miles)
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