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salient

adjective uk   us   /ˈseɪ.li.ənt/ formal
The salient facts about something or qualities of something are the most important things about them: She began to summarize the salient features/points of the proposal. The article presented the salient facts of the dispute clearly and concisely.
Translations of “salient”
in Vietnamese nổi bật…
in Spanish destacado, principal…
in Thai ที่เป็นลักษณะเด่น…
in Malaysian menonjol…
in French saillant…
in German springend…
in Chinese (Traditional) 顯著的,突出的…
in Indonesian utama…
in Russian характерный…
in Turkish göze çarpan, belirgin, belli başlı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 显着的,突出的…
in Polish najistotniejszy…
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