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abstehen

1.
to protrude, to stick out
(Pretty much only used for ears. In context of construction, there are other words like "vorstehen", "rausragen" or "überstehen". The noun "der Abstand" is way more common and general.)
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Opposite: anliegen
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Root: *sta-
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