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 for Protruded
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Protrude \Pro*trude"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Protruded; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Protruding.] [L. protrudere, protrusum; pro forward
     + trudere to thrust. See Threat.]
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     1. To thrust forward; to drive or force along. --Locke.
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     2. To thrust out, as through a narrow orifice or from
        confinement; to cause to come forth.
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              When . . . Spring protrudes the bursting gems.
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