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Meaning of SALIENCE

Pronunciation:  'seyleeuns

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the state of being salient
 

SALIENCE is a 8 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: saliency, strikingness
 
 See Also: conspicuousness, prominence, visibility

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sa"li*ence\, n. [See {Salient}.]
1. The quality or condition of being salient; a leaping; a
   springing forward; an assaulting.

2. The quality or state of projecting, or being projected;
   projection; protrusion. --Sir W. Hamilton.

 

 

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