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protuberant

  

      adj   swelling out from the surrounding surface; bulging  
     (C17: from Late Latin protuberare to swell, from pro-1 + tuber swelling)  
  protuberance, protuberancy      n  
  protuberantly      adv  
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protuberant

  
  
beetling, bulbous, bulging, gibbous, hanging over, jutting, popping     (of eyes)   prominent, protruding, protrusive, proud     (dialect)   swelling, swollen  
  
Antonyms     
   concave, flat, indented, receding, sunken  

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