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protrusive

Definitions of protrusive
  1. adjective
    thrusting outward
    Synonyms:
    bulging, convex
    curving or bulging outward
    beetle, beetling
    jutting or overhanging
    bellied, bellying, bulbous, bulging, bulgy, protuberant
    curving outward
    obtrusive
    sticking out; protruding
    jutting, projected, projecting, protruding, relieved, sticking, sticking out
    extending out above or beyond a surface or boundary
    overshot
    having an upper part projecting beyond the lower
    starting
    (especially of eyes) bulging or protruding as with fear
    underhung, undershot, underslung
    having a lower part projecting beyond the upper
    ventricose, ventricous
    having a swelling on one side
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    Antonyms:
    intrusive
    thrusting inward
    concave
    curving inward
    intruding
    projecting inward
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