HyperDic: protuberancia

Español > 4 sentidos de la palabra protuberancia:
NOMBREbodyprotuberancia, apéndice, procesoa natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant
shapeprotuberancia, bulto, corcova, excrecencia, extrusión, joroba, prominenciasomething that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings
artifactprotuberancia, salienteany structure that branches out from a central support
shapeprotuberancia, bulto, engrosamiento, nodoany thickened enlargement
Español > protuberancia: 4 sentidos > nombre 1, body
SentidoA natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant.
Sinónimosapéndice, proceso
Específicoacromion, acromión, proceso acromialThe outermost point of the spine of the shoulder blade
acrosomaA process at the anterior end of a sperm cell that produces enzymes to facilitate penetration of the egg
acúleosmall spiny outgrowth on the wings of certain insects
apéndice cecal, apéndice, apéndice vermiformeA vestigial process that extends from the lower end of the cecum and that resembles a small pouch
apófisis(anatomy) a natural outgrowth or projection on an organ or body part such as the process of a vertebra
apófisis cigomáticaA slender process of the temporal bone that strengthens the zygomatic arch
apófisis mastoides, mastoidesProcess of the temporal bone behind the ear at the base of the skull
apófisis transversaOne of two processes that extend from each vertebra and provide the point of articulation for the ribs
aristabristlelike process near the tip of the antenna of certain flies
carúnculaAn outgrowth on a plant or animal such as a fowl's wattle or a protuberance near the hilum of certain seeds
cirro, cirrusA slender flexible animal appendage as on barnacles or crinoids or many insects
colaThe posterior part of the body of a vertebrate especially when elongated and extending beyond the trunk or main part of the body
crestaA showy growth of e.g. feathers or skin on the head of a bird or other animal
cuernoOne of the bony outgrowths on the heads of certain ungulates
cuernoAny hard protuberance from the head of an organism that is similar to or suggestive of a horn
cóndiloA round bump on a bone where it forms a joint with another bone
epicóndiloA projection on a bone above a condyle serving for the attachment of muscles and ligaments
espinaA sharp rigid animal process or appendage
espolónProjection behind and above a horse's hoof
espícula, spiculumsmall pointed structure serving as a skeletal element in various marine and freshwater invertebrates e.g. sponges and corals
estiloidesExtends from the base of the temporal bone
excrecencia(pathology) an abnormal outgrowth or enlargement of some part of the body
fimbriaThin projections forming a fringe (especially around the ovarian end of the Fallopian tube)
flageloA lash-like appendage used for locomotion (e.g., in sperm cells and some bacteria and protozoa)
metáfisisThe growing part of a long bone between the diaphysis and the epiphysis
odontoideA toothlike process at the back of 2nd vertebra of the neck
olecranon, olécranonProcess of the ulna that forms the outer bump of the elbow and fits into the fossa of the humerus when the arm is extended
osteofitosmall abnormal bony outgrowth
papilaA small nipple-shaped protuberance concerned with taste, touch, or smell
pseudopodo, pseudópodo, seudópodotemporary outgrowth used by some microorganisms as an organ of feeding or locomotion
pterigoidesTwo bony processes descending from the body of the sphenoid bone
tentáculoAny of various elongated tactile or prehensile flexible organs that occur on the head or near the mouth in many animals
trocánterOne of the bony prominences developed near the upper extremity of the femur to which muscles are attached
tubérculo, tuberosidadA protuberance on a bone especially for attachment of a muscle or ligament
vellosidadA minute hairlike projection / projection on mucous membrane
Generalparte del cuerpoAny part of an organism such as an organ or extremity
Inglésprocess, outgrowth, appendage
Catalánapèndix, protuberància
Español > protuberancia: 4 sentidos > nombre 2, shape
SentidoSomething that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings.
Sinónimosbulto, corcova, excrecencia, extrusión, joroba, prominencia
EspecíficobacheA bump on a ski slope
bultoA part that bulges deeply
eminencia frontalEither prominence of the frontal bone above each orbit
resaltoA sharp protuberance
verrugaAny small rounded protuberance (as on certain plants or animals)
Generalresalto, salienteAny solid convex shape that juts out from something
Inglésbulge, bump, hump, swelling, gibbosity, gibbousness, jut, prominence, protuberance, protrusion, extrusion, excrescence
Catalánbony, gepa, gep, monticle, prominència, protuberància
Adjetivobulbosocurving outward
cifótica, giboso, jorobadocharacteristic of or suffering from kyphosis, an abnormality of the vertebral column
excrescenteforming an outgrowth (usually an excessive outgrowth)
Verbosabombar, abultar, pandear, sobresalirSwell or protrude outwards
encorvarRound one's back by bending forward and drawing the shoulders forward
hincharse, pandearsebulge out
resaltar, salirse, saltar, sobresalirbulge outward
saltar, sobresalirCause to bulge or swell outwards
Español > protuberancia: 4 sentidos > nombre 3, artifact
SentidoAny structure that branches out from a central support.
Específicoabrazadera, cuchillero, manijaA metal or leather projection (as from the sole of a shoe)
almilla, espigaA projection at the end of a piece of wood that is shaped to fit into a mortise and form a mortise joint
asaA projecting piece that is used to lift or support or turn something
brazoAny projection that is thought to resemble a human arm
brida, golilla, oreja, patín, pestaña, rebordeA projection used for strength or for attaching to another object
cabezaA projection out from one end
cornisaThe topmost projecting part of an entablature
desplome, extraplomo, panza, saledizoProjection that extends beyond or hangs over something else
dienteSomething resembling the tooth of an animal
diente, prolongación, puntaA pointed projection
saliente redondoA circular rounded projection or protuberance
Generalconstrucción, estructuraA thing constructed
Catalánprotuberància, sortint
Español > protuberancia: 4 sentidos > nombre 4, shape
SentidoAny thickened enlargement.
Sinónimosbulto, engrosamiento, nodo
GeneralconvexidadA shape that curves or bulges outward
Inglésnode, knob, thickening
AdjetivonudosoHaving knobs

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