Pro*tu"ber*ant (?), a. [L. protuberans, -antis, p. pr. of protuberare. See Protuberate.]

Prominent, or excessively prominent; bulging beyond the surrounding or adjacent surface; swelling; as, a protuberant joint; a protuberant eye.

-- Pro*tu"ber*ant*ly, adv.

 

© Webster 1913.

Log in or registerto write something here or to contact authors.