n. state of being gibbous; swelling, something which is protuberant

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • gibbosity — /gɪˈbɒsəti/ (say gi bosuhtee) noun (plural gibbosities) 1. the state of being gibbous. 2. a protuberance or swelling …   Australian-English dictionary

  • gibbosity — [gi bäs′i tē] n. [OFr gibbosite < ML gibbositas < L gibbosus] 1. the state or quality of being gibbous 2. pl. gibbosities a swelling or protuberance …   English World dictionary

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