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Origin of salient
OTHER WORDS FROM salientsa·li·ent·ly, adverbun·sa·li·ent, adjectiveun·sa·li·ent·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for saliently
A lot has changed in those three weeks—most saliently, that Republican voters now clearly disagree with Coulter.Michael Tomasky: After Saturday Night’s Debate, Is It the End of Mitt?|Michael Tomasky|December 12, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Though Joe Barton, who saliently said that President Obama was mistreating BP after the oil spill, also deserves consideration.
This solicitude about little things is most saliently in evidence in the military domain.England and Germany|Emile Joseph Dillon
The steamer was distinct but immaterial, saliently accentuated, as a phantom.The Sea and the Jungle|H. M. Tomlinson
To Dale's mind, however, there was something else of a saliently differentiating character.The Devil's Garden|W. B. Maxwell
It stands as saliently alone as a meteoric boulder in a meadow.
All the pictures, in gold frames, saliently depict faces and sundry accessories.The Kingdom of God is Within You, What is Art|Lyof N. Tolstoi