protuberância

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin prōtubērantia (bulge; protuberance), from prō + tūber (swelling; protuberance) + -antia (-ance).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /pɾo.ˌtu.be.ˈɾɐ̃.si.a/, /pɾo.ˌtu.be.ˈɾɐ̃.si.ɐ/, /pɾo.ˌtu.be.ˈɾɐ̃.sja/, /pɾo.ˌtu.be.ˈɾɐ̃.sjɐ/
  • Hyphenation: pro‧tu‧be‧rân‧ci‧a

NounEdit

protuberância f (plural protuberâncias)

  1. protuberance; bulge (something sticking out)

SynonymsEdit

  • (protuberance): proeminência, projeção, ressalto, saliência

Derived termsEdit

  • protuberância anular
  • protuberância solar

Related termsEdit

Last modified on 15 February 2014, at 04:51