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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The state of projecting above or beyond a general line, surface, or level

Usage examples (36)
  • The salience of the report is written to the next page.
  • But these issues will gain salience when the economy recovers and energy prices go back up.
  • It uses statistical signals of word salience, like word frequency, to rank pages.
  • Our minds are programmed to pay extra attention to what neurologists call salience--that is, special relevance. for more
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