protuberance

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circular rounded projection or protuberance boss , knob
rounded protuberance bulb
rough protuberance burr , snag
(botany) an isolated thickening of tissue, especially a stiff protuberance on the lip of an orchid callus
headlike protuberance on an organ or structure caput
outgrowth on a plant or animal such as a fowl's wattle or a protuberance near the hilum of certain seeds caruncle , caruncula
protuberance on a bone especially for attachment of a muscle or ligament eminence , tubercle , tuberosity
gland (often a protuberance or depression) that secretes nectar honey gland , nectary
any hard protuberance from the head of an organism that is similar to or suggestive of a horn horn
bird of tropical Africa and Asia having a very large bill surmounted by a bony protuberance; related to kingfishers hornbill
craniometric point that is the most prominent point at the back of the head (at the occipital protuberance) inion
skull protuberance inion
abnormal protuberance or localized enlargement lump , puffiness , swelling
small rounded wartlike protuberance on a plant nodule , tubercle
small lump or protuberance nub , nubble
small nipple-shaped protuberance concerned with taste, touch, or smell papilla
ornament consisting of a circular rounded protuberance (as on a vault or shield or belt) rivet , stud
sharp protuberance snag
any small rounded protuberance (as on certain plants or animals) wart
skin protuberance wart
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