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Meaning of PROTUBERANT

Pronunciation:  prow'tooburunt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  curving outward
 

PROTUBERANT is a 11 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: bellied, bellying, bulbous, bulging, bulgy, protrusive
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pro*tu"ber*ant\, a. [L. protuberans, -antis, p. pr.
of protuberare. See {Protuberate}.]
Prominent, or excessively prominent; bulging beyond the
surrounding or adjacent surface; swelling; as, a protuberant
joint; a protuberant eye. -- {Pro*tu"ber*ant*ly}, adv.

 

 

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