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salient

adjective uk   /ˈseɪ.li.ənt/ formal us  
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 Spanish destacado, principal…
in French saillant…
in German springend…
in Chinese (Traditional) 顯著的,突出的…
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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