adipose


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ad·i·pose

 (ăd′ə-pōs′)
adj.
Of, relating to, or composed of animal fat; fatty.
n.
The fat found in adipose tissue.

[New Latin adipōsus, from Latin adeps, adip-, fat.]

ad′i·pose′ness, ad′i·pos′i·ty (-pŏs′ĭ-tē) n.

adipose

(ˈædɪˌpəʊs; -ˌpəʊz)
adj
(Physiology) of, resembling, or containing fat; fatty
n
(Physiology) animal fat
[C18: from New Latin adiposus, from Latin adeps fat]

ad•i•pose

(ˈæd əˌpoʊs)

adj.
1. consisting of, resembling, or pertaining to fat; fatty.
n.
2. animal fat stored in the fatty tissue of the body.
[1735–45; adipo- + -ose1]
ad`i•pos′i•ty (-ˈpɒs ɪ ti) n.

ad·i·pose

(ăd′ə-pōs′)
Relating to or consisting of animal fat; fatty.

adipose

fat tissue
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.adipose - composed of animal fatadipose - composed of animal fat; "adipose tissue constitutes the fat of meat"
fatty, fat - containing or composed of fat; "fatty food"; "fat tissue"

adipose

adjective
Having the qualities of fat:
Translations
adipose
ihrarasvarasvakudos

adipose

[ˈædɪpəʊs] ADJadiposo

adipose

adj (form)adipös (form), → Fett-; adipose tissueFettgewebe nt; (hum)Fettpölsterchen pl

adipose

[ˈædɪˌpəʊs] adjadiposo/a
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