from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Swelling outward; bulging.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Swelling or bulging outward.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Prominent, or excessively prominent; bulging beyond the surrounding or adjacent surface; swelling
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Swelling; prominent beyond the surrounding surface.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. curving outward
Late Latin prōtūberāns, prōtūberant-, present participle of prōtūberāre, to bulge out; see protuberate.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin protuberans, protuberantis, present participle of protuberare. See protuberate. (Wiktionary)