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Meaning of JUTTING

Pronunciation:  j'uting

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the act of projecting out from something
  2. [adj]  extending out above or beyond a surface or boundary; "the jutting limb of a tree"; "massive projected buttresses"; "his protruding ribs"; "a pile of boards sticking over the end of his truck"

JUTTING is a 7 letter word that starts with J.


 Synonyms: jut, projected, projecting, projection, protruding, protrusion, protrusive, sticking out(p), sticking(p)
 See Also: change of shape



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Jut"ting\, a.
Projecting, as corbels, cornices, etc. -- {Jut"ting*ly}, adv.

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