Pronunciation: (hī'līt"), [key]
—v., -light•ed, -light•ing,
1. to emphasize or make prominent.
2. to create highlights in (a photograph or engraving).
1. Also,high' light".an important, conspicuous, memorable, or enjoyable event, scene, part, or the like: the highlight of his talk; the highlight of the concert series.
2. the area of most intense light on a represented form, as in a painting or photograph.
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