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Correct Option is salient

Solution:Among the given words, ‘salient’ is the most appropriate synonym of the highlighted word. Hence, option (c) is the right answer choice. The word ‘key’ means ‘of crucial importance’.
(a) peripheral- of secondary or minor importance; marginal.
(b) execute- put (a plan, order, or course of action) into effect.
(c) salient- most noticeable or important.
(d) fringe- the border or outer edges of an area or group.

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