Definition of Protruding

1. Adjective. Extending out above or beyond a surface or boundary. "A pile of boards sticking over the end of his truck"




Definition of Protruding

1. Verb. (present participle of ''protrude'') ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Protruding

1. protrude [v] - See also: protrude

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Protruding

protracts
protrade
protreptic
protreptical
protreptics
protriptyline
protropin
protruberance
protruberances
protrudable
protrude
protruded
protrudes
protrudeth
protrudin
protruding (current term)
protrusibility
protrusible
protrusile
protrusion
protrusions
protrusive
protrusively
protrusiveness
protuberance
protuberances
protuberancies
protuberancy
protuberant
protuberantly

Literary usage of Protruding

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1. Report on the Geology, Mineralogy, Botany, and Zoology of Massachusetts by Massachusetts Geological survey, Edward Hitchcock (1835)
"That gneiss range in the central parts of the State, which lies east of the Worcester mica slate, abounds in veins and protruding masses of granite: but I ..."

2. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1887)
"1, 2), while the same tone • By these protruding ends the coil is supported without any vowel character would be repre- : on- two bridges of a sound-board. ..."

3. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"... are brown to black; the hair black, short and frizzly or woolly; the no« flat and broad; the lips thick and protruding, while prognathism is universal. ..."

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