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English definition of “stand (out) in relief”

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stand (out) in relief

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