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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Sticking out from another surface.

Usage examples (33)
  • One branch of the tree was protruding much farther from the trunk than all of the others.
  • The heavy letters protruding from the wood spelledChez Janine.
  • He looked at her long legs, protruding from the short white skirt.
  • Some are still to be found protruding from the sediment in the shallow water. for more
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