from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of western California east-northeast of Monterey on the Salinas River, about 241 km (150 mi) long, near its outlet on Monterey Bay. The city is a processing center and the birthplace of John Steinbeck, who based many of his stories on the migratory farm workers of the Salinas Valley. Population: 145,000.
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- proper n. Plural form of Salina.
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