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stand (out) in relief

to ​appear or show very ​clearly and ​obviously: The ​mountainstood out in sharp relief against the ​eveningsky.
(Definition of stand (out) in relief from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stand (out) in relief”
in Chinese (Simplified) 非常突出, 与周围形成鲜明的反差, 醒目…
in Chinese (Traditional) 非常突出, 與周圍形成鮮明的反差, 醒目…
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