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protrudeverb [I/T]

 us   /prəˈtrud/
to ​stick out from something: [I] Tufts of ​grayhair protruded from under his ​hat. [T] The ​snake protruded ​itstongue and ​hissedloudly.
noun [C/U]  us   /prəˈtru·ʒən/
[C] A protrusion on the ​cliffslooks like a ​humanhead.
(Definition of protrude from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “protrude”
in Spanish sobresalir, salir…
in Vietnamese thò ra…
in Malaysian terjulur…
in Thai ยื่นออกมา…
in French faire saillie, avancer…
in German hervorstehen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 伸出,突出,鼓出…
in Turkish çıkıntı yapmak/oluşturmak, dışarı fırlamak, pırtlamak…
in Russian торчать, выдаваться…
in Indonesian menonjol…
in Chinese (Traditional) 伸出,突出,鼓出…
in Polish wystawać, sterczeć…
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