prominence

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relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch) accent , emphasis , stress
use or application of an accent; the relative prominence of syllables in a phrase or utterance accentuation
platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it ambo , dais , podium , pulpit , rostrum , soapbox , stump
position of prominence or importance center stage , centre stage
arch of bone beneath the eye that forms the prominence of the cheek cheekbone , jugal bone , malar , malar bone , os zygomaticum , zygomatic , zygomatic bone
someone seeking social prominence by obsequious behavior climber , social climber
horny prominence in horse hoof frog
either prominence of the frontal bone above each orbit frontal eminence
smooth prominence of the frontal bone between and above the eyebrows; the most forward projecting point of the forehead in the midline at the level of the supraorbital ridges glabella , mesophyron
prominence on the outer surface of the occipital bone occipital protuberance
person of considerable prominence personality
bringing again into activity and prominence resurgence , revitalisation , revitalization , revival , revivification
dish or meal given prominence in e.g. a restaurant special
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