protrusile[prō tro̵̅o̅′səl, -zəl]
that can be protruded, or thrust out, as a tentacle or an elephant's trunk
Origin of protrusile; from Classical Latin protrusus, past participle of protrudere (see protrude) + -ile
(comparative more protrusile, superlative most protrusile)
- Capable of being protruded.
- Used especially of the proboscis of insects.