prō-to͝o'bər-əns, -tyo͝o'-, prə-
Part of speech:
A handle, usually round, of a door, drawer, etc.
That which juts or protrudes.
Something sticking out from a surface; a swelling, protuberant part; a bending outward, especially when caused by pressure.
The process of projecting an image onto a screen or other surface for viewing.
Resembling a bulb in shape; rounded or swollen:
Easy to see or perceive; obvious
Characterized by convexity; protuberant:
Projecting outward or upward from a line or surface; protuberant:
Swelling outward; bulging.
The definition of salient is something that is very noticeable, jumps or is prominent.
The state or quality of being gibbous
A knob, knot, protuberance, or swelling.
Something that protrudes.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
A pronounced feature or part; a highlight.
The state of being swollen.
A similar growth on a plant, especially one caused by a fungal disease.
Change in draft a vessel obtains when moving through the water
A mood disorder characterized usually by anhedonia, extreme sadness, poor concentration, sleep problems, loss of appetite, and feelings of guilt, helplessness, and hopelessness.
The act of growing inward or into.
Something that protrudes; a projection:
A feeling of tightness:
The volume that tips the balance between the demand and the supply toward demand lagging supply.
A protuberance or knob.
Curving outward, like the outer boundary of a circle or sphere.
Prominence is the state of being important, being famous or being obvious.
The process of making a shaped object, such as a rod or tube, by forcing a material into a mold.
A usually unwanted or unnecessary accretion:
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