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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. salient: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. salient: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. salient: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. salient: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. salient: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. salient: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. Salient, salient: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. salient: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Salient: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. salient: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. salient: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. salient: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. salient: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. salient: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. salient: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. salient: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. salient: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Salient (Magazine), Salient (company), Salient (geography), Salient (heraldry), Salient (magazine), Salient (military), Salient (newspaper), Salient (territory), Salient: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Salient: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. salient: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. salient: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. salient: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. salient: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. salient: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. salient: Luciferous Logolepsy [home, info]
  26. salient: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. salient: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. salient: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. salient: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  30. salient: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. salient: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  2. salient: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. salient: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Salient: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. salient: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. Salient: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Salient: Castle Terms [home, info]
  2. salient: Wordcraft Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Salient: Dictionary of Military Architecture [home, info]
  2. Salient: Urban Conservation Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (salient)

noun:  (military) the part of the line of battle that projects closest to the enemy
adjective:  (of angles) pointing outward at an angle of less than 180 degrees
adjective:  having a quality that thrusts itself into attention ("Salient traits")

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Phrases that include salient:   salient angle, salient polygon, salient information

Words similar to salient:   outstanding, prominent, saliently, spectacular, striking, conspicuous, important, pronounced, more...

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