flab


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flab

 (flăb)
n.
Soft fatty body tissue.

[Back-formation from flabby.]

flab

(flæb)
n
unsightly or unwanted fat on the body; flabbiness
[C20: back formation from flabby]

flab

(flæb)

n.
loose, excessive flesh.
[back formation from flabby]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.flab - loose or flaccid body fat
adipose tissue, fatty tissue, fat - a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs; "fatty tissue protected them from the severe cold"

flab

noun fat, flesh, flabbiness, fleshiness, weight, beef (informal), heaviness, slackness, plumpness, loose flesh He had a hefty roll of flab over his waistband.
Translations

flab

[flæb] Ngordura f

flab

[ˈflæb] ngraisse f

flab

n (inf)Speck m; to fight or beat the flab (hum)etwas für die schlanke Linie tun, Fitnesstraining machen

flab

n rollos (de grasa)
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