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瘤 - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome
encumbrance , hinderance , hindrance , hitch , incumbrance , interference , preventative , preventive

[ noun ]
■ any of various fastenings formed by looping and tying a rope (or cord) upon itself or to another rope or to another object
knot

[ noun ]
■ something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings
e.g.)
・the gun in his pocket made an obvious bulge
・the hump of a camel
・he stood on the rocky prominence
・the occipital protuberance was well developed
・the bony excrescence between its horns
bulge , bump , excrescence , extrusion , gibbosity , gibbousness , hump , jut , prominence , protrusion , protuberance , swelling

[ noun ]
■ an abnormal protuberance or localized enlargement
lump , puffiness , swelling

[ noun ]
■ slight swelling of an organ or part
tumidity , tumidness

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