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Synonyms for protrusion
proʊˈtru ʒən, prə-pro·tru·sion

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  1. protrusion

    Synonyms:
    projection, protuberance, convexity, tongue

    Antonyms:
    recess, cavity, hollow, concavity, mouth

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bulge, bump, hump, swelling, gibbosity, gibbousness, jut, prominence, protuberance, protrusion, extrusion, excrescencenoun

    something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings

    "the gun in his pocket made an obvious bulge"; "the hump of a camel"; "he stood on the rocky prominence"; "the occipital protuberance was well developed"; "the bony excrescence between its horns"

    Synonyms:
    swelling, lump, expulsion, prominence, gibbousness, jut, jutting, intumescence, extrusion, bulge, projection, protuberance, gibbosity, intumescency, bump, blow, puffiness, hump, excrescence

  2. protrusion, projection, jut, juttingnoun

    the act of projecting out from something

    Synonyms:
    expulsion, projection, prominence, gibbousness, jut, ejection, jutting, extrusion, bump, bulge, protuberance, gibbosity, project, acoustic projection, hump, forcing out, sound projection, swelling, excrescence

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  1. List of paraphrases for "protrusion":

    projection

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