adv. conspicuously, prominently; with an outward bulge; remarkably, noticeably

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  • Saliently — Sa li*ent*ly, adv. In a salient manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • saliently — adverb : in a salient manner : outstandingly, conspicuously saliently characteristic saliently lacking * * * sāˈliently adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑salient …   Useful english dictionary

  • saliently — salient ► ADJECTIVE 1) most noticeable or important. 2) (of an angle) pointing outwards. ► NOUN 1) a piece of land or section of fortification that juts out to form an angle. 2) an outward bulge in a military line. DERIVATIVES salience noun …   English terms dictionary

  • saliently — adverb see salient I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • saliently — See salient. * * * …   Universalium

  • saliently — adverb In a salient manner, relevantly, germanely …   Wiktionary

  • saliently — sa·lient·ly …   English syllables

  • salient — saliently, adv. /say lee euhnt, sayl yeuhnt/, adj. 1. prominent or conspicuous: salient traits. 2. projecting or pointing outward: a salient angle. 3. leaping or jumping: a salient animal. 4. Heraldry. (of a beast) represented as leaping: a lion… …   Universalium

  • salient — I. adjective Etymology: Latin salient , saliens, present participle of salire to leap more at sally Date: 1646 1. moving by leaps or springs ; jumping 2. jetting upward < a salient fountain > 3. a. projecting beyond a line, surface, or level …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Grammatical case — Grammatical categories Animacy Aspect Case Clusivity Definiteness Degree of comparison Evidentiality …   Wikipedia

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