Meaning of PROJECTION in English

n. Function: noun

1 something which extends beyond a level or a normal outer surface FF1C; buttresses are projections which serve to support a wall FF1E;

Synonyms: bulge, jut, outthrust, protrusion, protuberance

Related Words: bump, bunch, swelling; extension, prolongation; hook, knob, point, spine, spur

Antonyms: depression


Synonyms: EMINENCE 3, prominence

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