Definition of Protuberances

1. Noun. (plural of protuberance) ¹



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Definition of Protuberances

1. protuberance [n] - See also: protuberance

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Protuberances

protrude
protruded
protrudes
protrudeth
protrudin
protruding
protrusibility
protrusible
protrusile
protrusion
protrusions
protrusive
protrusively
protrusiveness
protuberance
protuberances (current term)
protuberancies
protuberancy
protuberant
protuberantly
protuberate
protuberation
protuberations
protuberous
proturan
proturans
protyl
protyle
protyles
protyls

Literary usage of Protuberances

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1. Geology by Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin, Rollin D. Salisbury (1905)
"Exceptional protuberances developed on opposite sides by close approach.—According to the well-known tidal principle, these exceptional protuberances would ..."

2. Geology by Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin, Rollin D. Salisbury (1905)
"Simply to supply the required planetary matter, the protuberances need include but this small fraction of the ancestral sun; ..."

3. Geology by Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin, Rollin D. Salisbury (1906)
"Exceptional protuberances developed on opposite sides by close approach.—According to the well-known tidal principle, these exceptional protuberances would ..."

4. All the Year Round: A Weekly Journal by Charles Dickens (1869)
"Immediately after the totality, two magnificent protuberances appeared : one of ... Many protuberances, moreover, were absolutely detached from the sun, ..."

5. Annual Record of Science and Industry for 1871-78 by Spencer Fullerton Baird (1874)
"SOLAR SPOTS AND protuberances. Pere Secchi has lately presented to the French Academy a paper containing some new generalizations on the relations of the ..."

6. The Trouvelot Astronomical Drawings Manual by Étienne Léopold Trouvelot (1882)
"SOLAR protuberances. PLATE II. THE chromosphere forming the outlying envelope of the Sun, is subject, as has been shown above, to great disturbances in ..."

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