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English definition of “project”

project

verb [I + adv/prep] (STICK OUT)    /prəˈdʒekt/
to stick out over an edge or from a surface: The hotel dining room projects out over the water.Protruding and sticking out
(Definition of project verb (STICK OUT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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