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protuberate (v.)

"bulge out, swell beyond the adjacent surface," 1570s, from Late Latin protuberatus, past participle of protuberare "to swell, bulge, grow forth" (see protuberant). Related: Protuberated; protuberating; protuberation.

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Definitions of protuberate

protuberate (v.)
cause to bulge out or project;
protuberate (v.)
form a rounded prominence;
The starved child's belly protuberated
From wordnet.princeton.edu