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Verb: protuberate  prow't(y)oo-bu,reyt [N. Amer], pru't(y)oo-bu,reyt [Brit]
  1. Cause to bulge out or project
     
  2. Form a rounded prominence
    "The starved child's belly protuberated"

Derived forms: protuberating, protuberated, protuberates

Type of: bag, bulge