bulge


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Synonyms for bulge

a part that protrudes or extends outward

to curve outward past the normal or usual limit

Synonyms for bulge

swell or protrude outwards

cause to bulge or swell outwards

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A good example is the 147-grain 9mm bullet, which is much longer than normal and will often result in a harmless bulge of the cartridge case in the area of the base of the bullet.
As a history teacher, I recently asked my college-level students to write a brief paper on the Battle of the Bulge.
For most people, the battle of the bulge lasts a lifetime.
The possible causes of the buckle or bulge of the shell can be divided into two distinct areas.
These stars are pushed out from the edge of the bulge.
Meanwhile, Madrid confirmed Bale was suffering from a small bulge on his disc which has kept him out of action in their recent fixtures.
While it is called the Ardennes Offensive in Belgium because it was fought primarily in the Ardennes forest area, it is called the Battle of the Bulge by Americans, because when the Germans broke through the 60-mile Allied line they created a bulge in that line, said Paxton resident and battle historian Christian W.
Drawing on multiple unpublished sources, he describes the Battle of the Bulge and of the Ardennes Offensive from the German perspective.
Its pulling force creates a bulge on the part of Earth's surface that's closest to the moon.
Different if Mary Cobb hadn't volunteered as an Army nurse and flown to war-torn England, where she cared for soldiers wounded in the Battle of the Bulge.
This swarm of stars--a major component of a galaxy--is known as the bulge, and the stellar velocities provide a measure of the bulge's mass.
In light-hearted responses to a TV interviewer's questions about the box-shaped bulge on his back, seen in last month's verbal clash with John Kerry, Bush said: 'I'm embarrassed to say it's a poorly tailored shirt.
First measured in 2000, the 10-mile-wide bulge is a slight upwelling of ground about three miles west of the Cascade peak east of Eugene.
16, 1944, amid the snow and bitter cold, Marshal von Runstedt launched his three German armies against the allies in what would become known as the Battle of the Bulge.
It's not just cavity ties that cause problems however, any lateral pressure against the wall can give a bulge.