protrude


pro·trude

verb \prō-ˈtrüd\
pro·trud·edpro·trud·ing

Definition of PROTRUDE

transitive verb
: to cause to project <the mentalis raises and protrudes the lower lip—Gray's Anatomy>
intransitive verb
: to jut out from the surrounding surface

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