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addaword.gifdefinition of salmon

verb
to ride a bicycle against the flow of traffic
If you are in an accident with a vehicle while salmoning and you are seriously injured your chances of recovering from the driver in a lawsuit are slim to none.
Submitted by: Monika Dołęga from Poland on 21/09/2012 10:57:00
Definition of salmon from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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