salient Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “salient” in the English Dictionary

"salient" in British English

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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 ​articlepresented the salient facts of the ​disputeclearly and ​concisely.
(Definition of salient from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"salient" in American English

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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)
Translations of “salient”
in Spanish destacado, principal…
in Vietnamese nổi bật…
in Malaysian menonjol…
in Thai ที่เป็นลักษณะเด่น…
in French saillant…
in German springend…
in Chinese (Simplified) 显着的,突出的…
in Turkish göze çarpan, belirgin, belli başlı…
in Russian характерный…
in Indonesian utama…
in Chinese (Traditional) 顯著的,突出的…
in Polish najistotniejszy…
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