Salient

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Salient may refer to:

  • Salient (geography), part of a discrete territory projecting out of the main portion, bordered by foreign territory on three sides, into which it projects; also called a panhandle
  • Salient (heraldry), an adjective describing a heraldic beast in a leaping attitude
  • Salient (magazine), Victoria University of Wellington student publication
  • Harvard Salient, Harvard University conservative student newspaper
  • Salient (territory), a battlefield feature that projects into enemy territory
  • Salient pole, a salient (i.e., projecting) electromagnetic pole of a field coil

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