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Of, relating to, or composed of animal fat; fatty.
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.
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(Physiology) physiol the quality of being adipose; fatty nature
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the state of being obese. — adipose, adj.See also: Body, Human
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|Noun||1.||adiposity - having the property of containing fat; "he recommended exercise to reduce my adiposity"|
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