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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Jut v. i. [imp. & p. p. Jutted p. pr. & vb. n. Jutting.]
 1. To shoot out or forward; to project beyond the main body; as, the jutting part of a building. “In jutting rock and curved shore.”
    It seems to jut out of the structure of the poem.   --Sir T. Browne.
 2. To butt. [Obs.] “The jutting steer.”

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Jut·ting a. Projecting, as corbels, cornices, etc. -- Jut*ting*ly, adv.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 jut
      n 1: something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from
           a form [syn: bulge, bump, hump, gibbosity, gibbousness,
            prominence, protuberance, protrusion, extrusion,
            excrescence]
      2: the act of projecting out from something [syn: protrusion,
          projection, jutting]
      v : extend out or project in space; "His sharp nose jutted out";
          "A single rock sticks out from the cliff" [syn: stick
          out, protrude, jut out, project]
      [also: jutting, jutted]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 jutting
      adj : extending out above or beyond a surface or boundary; "the
            jutting limb of a tree"; "massive projected
            buttresses"; "his protruding ribs"; "a pile of boards
            sticking over the end of his truck" [syn: projected,
            projecting, protruding, sticking(p), sticking
            out(p)]
      n : the act of projecting out from something [syn: protrusion,
           projection, jut]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 jutting
      See jut