Meaning of “salient” in the English Dictionary

american-english dictionary

"salient" in American English

See all translations

salientadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈseɪ·li·ənt, ˈseɪl·jənt/

most noticeable or important:

The salient fact about the case is that it involves an American.

(Definition of “salient” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)