Definition of prorupted in English:

prorupted

adjective

  • Geography. Of a country, etc.: having one or more regions which extend out beyond the main body of territory. Of a region: protruding in this way.

Origin

Late 19th century (in an earlier sense). From classical Latin prōrupt-, past participial stem of prōrumpere prorump + -ed.

Pronunciation

prorupted

/prəʊˈrʌptɪd/