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Another word for protuberance

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Noun
  1. A part that protrudes or extends outward

      1. A projecting part, as a military salient
      2. A sudden, usually temporary increase in number or quantity:
      3. (Informal) A sudden increase in size, value, etc.
      1. A part that juts
      2. Something that protrudes; a projection:
      3. The act or condition of jutting:
      1. A prominent rounded hill or mountain.
      2. A similar device which is turned to control operations of electronic or electrical equipment, as a radio or TV receiver
      3. A handle, usually round, of a door, drawer, etc.
      1. The round, often darker cross section of such a lump as it appears on a piece of cut lumber.
      2. A feeling of tightness:
      3. An ornamental bow of ribbon or twist of braid; cockade; epaulet
      1. (Nautical) The part of a bow or stern that projects over the water.
      2. An excess of money in circulation, relative to the amount of goods and services available for purchase
      3. (Archit.) A projection of one part of a structure over another
      1. A projecting or being projected
      2. (Mathematics) The image of a geometric figure reproduced on a line, plane, or surface.
      3. The process of projecting an image onto a screen or other surface for viewing.
      1. Something that protrudes.
      2. A protruding or being protruded
      3. A protruding part or thing
    See also:

    convex

  2. An unevenness or elevation on a surface

      1. A swelling or lump, esp. one caused by a blow
      2. (Sports) A pass in volleyball made by redirecting the ball with the inside of the forearms, especially when extended and held together.
      3. A slight swelling or lump.
      1. A rounded mass or protuberance, such as the fleshy structure on the back of a camel or of some cattle.
      2. A rounded, protruding lump
      3. Such a lump resulting from kyphosis
      1. A similar device which is turned to control operations of electronic or electrical equipment, as a radio or TV receiver
      2. A handle, usually round, of a door, drawer, etc.
      3. A rounded lump or protuberance
      1. The round, often darker cross section of such a lump as it appears on a piece of cut lumber.
      2. A feeling of tightness:
      3. An ornamental bow of ribbon or twist of braid; cockade; epaulet
      1. Such a cube or piece made of sugar crystals bound together with sugar syrup
      2. An irregularly shaped mass or piece.
      3. A solid mass of no special shape, esp. one small enough to be taken up in the hand; hunk
      1. A small piece
      2. A protuberance or knob.
      3. A knob or lump
    See also:

    convex

Another word for protuberance

Noun
      1. (Slang) A shot of hard liquor, sometimes accompanied by a beer chaser.
      2. (Sports) A pass in volleyball made by redirecting the ball with the inside of the forearms, especially when extended and held together.
      3. The sound of something bumping:
      1. A rounded hill or mountain; knoll
      2. A similar device which is turned to control operations of electronic or electrical equipment, as a radio or TV receiver
      3. A handle, usually round, of a door, drawer, etc.
      1. That which juts or protrudes.