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bulbous

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adjective bul·bous \ˈbəl-bəs\

Simple Definition of bulbous

  • : big and round often in an unattractive way

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of bulbous

  1. 1 :  having a bulb :  growing from or bearing bulbs

  2. 2 :  resembling a bulb especially in roundness <a bulbous nose>

bulbously adverb

1578

First Known Use of bulbous

1578

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BULBOUS Defined for Kids

bulbous

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adjective bul·bous \ˈbəl-bəs\

Definition of bulbous for Students

  1. :  round or swollen <a bulbous nose>




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bulbous

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adjective bul·bous \ˈbəl-bəs\

Medical Definition of bulbous

  1. :  resembling a bulb especially in roundness or the gross enlargement of a part <the bulbous expansion at the base of a hair>




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