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Definitions for protrusive
proʊˈtru sɪv, prə-pro·tru·sive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. protrusiveadjective

    thrusting outward


  1. protrusiveadjective

    that protrudes; protruding

  2. protrusiveadjective

    rather conspicuous; obtrusive


  1. protrusive

    Protrusive refers to something that extends beyond or above the surface, sticks outward, or is projecting. It can also refer to the act of thrusting out or pushing forward. It is commonly used in medical fields such as dentistry and orthodontics.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Protrusiveadjective

    thrusting or impelling forward; as, protrusive motion

  2. Protrusiveadjective

    capable of being protruded; protrusile

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of protrusive in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of protrusive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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