Definition of Protrusion. Meaning of Protrusion. Synonyms of Protrusion

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Definition of Protrusion

Protrusion
Protrusion Pro*tru"sion, n. 1. The act of protruding or thrusting forward, or beyond the usual limit. 2. The state of being protruded, or thrust forward.

Meaning of Protrusion from wikipedia

- making contact between the teeth. Protrusion and retrusion are sometimes used to describe the anterior (protrusion) and posterior (retrusion) movement...
- A disc protrusion is a disease condition that can occur in some vertebrates, including humans, in which the outermost layers of the anulus fibrosus of...
- The Adam's apple or laryngeal prominence is the lump or protrusion in the human neck formed by the angle of the thyroid cartilage surrounding the larynx...
- A staphyloma is an abnormal protrusion of the uveal tissue through a weak point in the eyeball. The protrusion is generally black in colour, due to the...
- feeding mechanisms. Especially advanced are the linkage mechanisms of jaw protrusion. For suction feeding a system of linked four-bar linkages is responsible...
- surgical intervention for both cystocele (protrusion of the urinary bladder into the ****) and rectocele (protrusion of the **** into the ****). The repair...
- Mandibular prognathism is a protrusion of the mandible, affecting the lower third of the face. Alveolar prognathism is a protrusion of that portion of the...
- lumbar) disc protrusions, slightly positive or negative in L4–L5 disc protrusions, and negative in cases of lumbosacral disc protrusion. To perform a...
- feeding mechanisms, such as filter feeding, ram feeding, suction feeding, protrusion, and pivot feeding. Most underwater predators combine more than one of...
- cardinal [ɯ]. Example 1 Example 2 There are two types of vowel rounding: protrusion and compression. In protruded rounding, the corners of the mouth are drawn...