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protrude
used in The God of Small Things

4 uses
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Definition
to stick out from
  • Every Thursday morning, just when Father Mulligan was due to arrive, Baby Kochamma force-bathed a poor village child at the well with hard red soap that hurt its protruding ribs.
    Chapter 1 (69% in)
  • Her belly button protruded from her satiated satin stomach like a domed monument on a hill.
    Chapter 4 (79% in)
  • She wore a set of protruding false teeth cut from the yellow rind of a sweetlime.
    Chapter 5 (95% in)
  • A thin red cow with a protruding pelvic bone appeared and swam straight out to sea without wetting her horns, without looking back.
    Chapter 11 (13% in)

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