protrude


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pro·trude

(prō-trūd'),
To thrust forward or project.

protrude

[L. protrudere]
To project; to extend beyond a border or limit.
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The teats of the female will protrude enough so that you can feel them quite distinctly.
1) In most cases, brain tissue, meninges, or both protrude through a defect in the anterior cranial fossa and into the ethmoid sinus or nasal cavity.
Internally, the ends protrude slightly to give the walls a tactile, stippled pattern and also provide support for benches.
In patients in whom it is curved medially to a greater extent than usual, the free margin of the uncinate process can protrude into and sometimes in some patients even out of the middle nasal meatus.
In Untitled #23 two-by-fours covered with cotton cloth protrude at odd lengths from an approximate picture-plane, while in Untitled #28, cotton sacks anarchically tumble down the wall and spill out over the floor.
We report the case of a 16-year-old trumpet player who was referred for an otolaryngologic consultation after his band leader noticed that a neck mass would protrude while the boy was playing.
Nobody really understands the cause of gastroschisis, a hole in the abdominal wall that allows the baby's intestines to protrude outside its body.
5) Rusted parts of the USS Arizona protrude from the waters of Pearl Harbor next to the memorial dedicated to those who died during the Japanese attack on Dec.