protuberancy


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pro·tu·ber·an·cy

 (prō-to͞o′bər-ən-sē, -tyo͞o′-, prə-)
n. pl. pro·tu·ber·an·cies
1. Protuberance.
2. Something that is protuberant.

pro•tu•ber•ance

(proʊˈtu bər əns, -ˈtyu-, prə-)

n.
1. a protuberant part or thing; projection or bulge.
2. the condition, state, or quality of being protuberant.
[1640–50]