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protractor a semicircular instrument with graduated markings, used in mathematics, surveying, and the like to construct and measure angles. [2 definitions]
protrude to push or extend outward; project. [2 definitions]
protrusile capable of being protruded or thrust out, as a hummingbird's tongue or an elephant's trunk.
protrusion the act of protruding or the state of being protruded. [2 definitions]
protrusive protruding or tending to protrude.
protuberance that which projects; bulge or bump. [2 definitions]
protuberant bulging outward.
proud feeling pleased or satisfied with oneself because of an accomplishment, attribute, or possession. [6 definitions]
proud flesh see granulation tissue.
prove to show (something) to be true, valid, or genuine. [4 definitions]
proven a past participle of prove.
provenance the source of something; place of origin.
provender dry food that is used as feed for domestic animals or livestock. [2 definitions]
provenience the origin of something; provenance.
proverb a short saying in popular use that expresses a common truth or wisdom. [2 definitions]
proverbial of, in, or like a proverb. [2 definitions]
Proverbs a book of the Old Testament containing maxims ascribed to Solomon and other sages.
provide to supply (necessary things); furnish. [7 definitions]
provided on the condition; only if.
Providence the capital of Rhode Island.
providence wise preparation for future events and needs; careful management; foresight; prudence. [3 definitions]