OTHER WORDS FROM protractilepro·trac·til·i·ty, nounnon·pro·trac·tile, adjective
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Balbiani describes the buccal cavity as containing a protractile stylet.Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold
The intermaxillaries are moderately protractile, and curve a little downwards.
The intermaxillaries are moderately protractile, but the lower jaw, when depressed, projects still further forward.
Protrud′able, Protru′sile, protractile; Protru′sible, able to be protruded.