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synonyms for protuberance

  • bulge
  • bump
  • excrescence
  • jut
  • jutting
  • knob
  • outthrust
  • process
  • projection
  • prominence
  • protrusion
  • swelling
  • tumor

antonyms for protuberance

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  • depression
  • sinkage
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How to use protuberance in a sentence

From below, it was possible to distinguish upon the upper plateau of the Great Douvre a sort of protuberance.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
A hummock is a protuberance raised upon any plane of ice above the common level.
THE BOOK OF CURIOSITIESI. PLATTS
As the protuberance becomes more prominent one half of the spindle passes into it.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
Behind the six somites with prominent appendages there are four well-marked somites, each with a small protuberance.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
There is a slight protuberance on the caudal lobe, which is possibly the remnant of the cumulus.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
As the sun approached the horizon, the lad seated himself upon a rocky protuberance and looked off over the surrounding country.
THROUGH APACHE LANDSR. H. JAYNE
The miscreant had managed to crouch behind a rocky protuberance, and then made a sudden leap upon the shoulders of the hunter.
THROUGH APACHE LANDSR. H. JAYNE
The tail feathers of a fowl are borne on a fleshy protuberance at the lower end of the spine.
OUR DOMESTIC BIRDSJOHN H. ROBINSON
There is a protuberance just in front of the middle of the body.
ANIMAL PARASITES AND MESSMATESP. J. VAN BENEDEN
Bows of ribbon are attached to every possible protuberance of the furniture.
WORLDLY WAYS AND BYWAYSELIOT GREGORY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PROTUBERANCE

  • arm
  • extremity
  • foot
  • hand
  • leg
  • limb
  • member
  • penis
  • projection
  • protuberance
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.