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protrude from someone or something

to stick out from someone or something. Even in the dark, I knew he was hurt because I could see the knife protruding from him. A knife protruded from the victim's back.
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5 Drive the included machine screw into the toggle, letting it protrude about 3/16 in.
As the rabbits become older, it is much easier to tell the sex -- the doe's organ is a more pronounced slit and the bucks organ will protrude plainly when gently pressed.
During the Class Period, defendants disclosed that the Riata and Riata ST leads had been observed to wear through their silicone casing and protrude into the body.
What you should do is bleed condensation from the radar by squeezing the two drain plugs that protrude on the underside of the dome to release condensation.
In particular, the bony flanges that protrude upward from the vertebrae--structures called neural arches--were tilted at different angles in four different regions.
It is a kind of Deconstructivist reaction to the narrow urban fabric of the surrounding quarter; boxes protrude and recess, opening up unexpected vistas.
Meningoencephalocele is an uncommon condition in which brain tissue, meninges, or both protrude through a defect in the anterior cranialfossa and into the ethmoid sinus or nasal cavity.
I've had a surgery and I've got two others that do protrude.
Norwegian Wood (all works 2000), a wall piece, consists of four black plastic compact-disc racks stacked in two columns and crammed with foam tubes--some white, some beige, some gray--from many of which protrude lengths of cord.
The four flipper-like fins that protrude from the coelacanth's bony torso are the stunted beginnings of legs.
SOME OF THE PINS PROTRUDE A BIT WHILE OTHERS ARE ALMOST FLAT TO THEIR SURFACE
With the lift tower formally expressed, conforming to a building-line established by the neighbouring buildings, the skewed and radial elevations protrude to become more prominent when seen in oblique.
When built-up drips of paint protrude from the surface of the canvas like "stalagmites," as the artist politely calls them, we know that the painterly eruption from the unconscious depths has become self-consciously comic, though not in an insidious way.
It doesn't matter how many threads protrude outside the lug if the clamping force cannot be met or the lug will not hold the torque.
The lushly brushed faces of Point (all works 1993) and Call measure approximately four-by-four feet and four-by-eight feet respectively and protrude more than two feet from the gallery wall.