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  Words related to fatty tissue

Related / Similar Words: adipose tissue, fat

 

Definition:
  • a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; adipose tissue also cushions and insulates vital organs; "fatty tissue protected them from the severe cold";

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    Hyponyms: flab, atheroma, cellulite, puppy fat, mons, mons veneris, mons pubis, belly, paunch, spare tire, love handle

     

    Derivational Morphology: fatten, fat, flesh out, fill out, plump, plump out, fatten out, fatten up

     

     
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