Protuberance meaning

prō-to͝obər-əns, -tyo͝o-, prə-
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Something, such as a bulge, knob, or swelling, that protrudes.
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The condition of being protuberant.
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The condition or fact of being protuberant.
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A part or thing that protrudes; projection; bulge; swelling.
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Something, such as a bulge, knob, or swelling, that protrudes.
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The condition of being protuberant.
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A bulge, knob, swelling, spine or anything that protrudes.
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Origin of protuberance

  • From Latin prōtubÄ“rantia (“bulge; protuberance"), from prō + tÅ«ber (“swelling; protuberance") + -antia (“-ance").

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