bulge


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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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Some say the bulge formed when the galaxy first formed about 13 billion years ago.
This latest, clearest view of the bulge emerged when Lang re-analyzed previously released data from the Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE), a space telescope launched by NASA in 2009.
The resulting bulge would contain stars that move around the galactic center, perpendicular to the plane of the galaxy, and in and out radially.
But another letter stated that the year three bulge class was also needed.
What we are being told then by experts concerned with this phenomenon is that, yes, true, a youth bulge in an "undeveloped" country is simple to comprehend, but devastating in its simplicity, namely, that in a systemic manner, the discontent of a burgeoning population whose dreams remain unfulfilled will impact not only on our economic progress but, in a trickle-down effect, on every subsystem in our social system -- our culture, our politics, our institutions, our education, our values and, well, the way we define our objective world.
The results indicated that variations in the thickness of the moon's crust caused by tidal heating during its formation could account for most of the moon's large-scale topography, while the remainder was consistent with a frozen tidal-rotational bulge that formed later.
The data they collected would become the Voices of the Bulge.
All the baffle of the bulge will do is pump up rumours Becks, 38, uses a body double for undies shots - which he tried to dispel in March.
One week later, the patient was seen at follow-up and complained of an unsightly painless bulge of the left flank (Fig.
com BACK INTO SHAPE FOR anyone who experiences the misery of 'back fat' - that unsightly bulge of flesh caused by your bra strap - Sainsbury's may just have come up with the perfect solution.
Advance and Destroy: Patton as Commander in the Bulge.
TSX: AI) announced it has successfully entered into a new revolving operating credit facility, increasing the maximum availability to USD50m, from USD40m previously, increasing to USD75m by way of a bulge facility during the period commencing on September 25, 2012 and ending six months thereafter.
The patent-pending delivery device to be used by medical practitioners is a specifically designed needle/catheter delivery system that will inject cells directly into the annular tear that is causing the bulge or herniation.
In the article "Re-battling the Bulge" by Joe Razes [Landings, December 2010], I was struck by the missed opportunities that he passed up at the Battle of the Bulge Reenactment.
A Youth Bulge occurs when large number of young people constitute the over all population of a country or society.