Adiposeness
Adiposeness Ad"i*pose`ness, Adiposity Ad`i*pos"i*ty, n. The state of being fat; fatness. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • adiposeness — See adipose. * * * …   Universalium

  • adiposeness — noun The state or quality of being adipose …   Wiktionary

  • adiposeness — n. fatness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • adiposeness — noun having the property of containing fat he recommended exercise to reduce my adiposity • Syn: ↑adiposity, ↑fattiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑fatty (for: ↑fattiness), ↑adipose …   Useful english dictionary

  • Adiposity — Adiposeness Ad i*pose ness, Adiposity Ad i*pos i*ty, n. The state of being fat; fatness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adipose — adiposeness, adiposity /ad euh pos i tee/, adiposis, n. /ad euh pohs /, adj. 1. fatty; consisting of, resembling, or relating to fat. n. 2. animal fat stored in the fatty tissue of the body. [1735 45; < L adip , s of adeps fat, lard + OSE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • adiposity — noun having the property of containing fat he recommended exercise to reduce my adiposity • Syn: ↑adiposeness, ↑fattiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑fatty (for: ↑fattiness), ↑adipose …   Useful english dictionary

  • fattiness — noun having the property of containing fat he recommended exercise to reduce my adiposity • Syn: ↑adiposity, ↑adiposeness • Derivationally related forms: ↑fatty, ↑adipose (for: ↑adiposeness) …   Useful english dictionary

  • adiposity — [ad΄ə päs′ə tē] n. 1. the state of being fat; obesity 2. a tendency to become obese * * * See adiposeness. * * * …   Universalium

  • adiposity — noun a) obesity; the state of being fat b) the fat in fatty tissue See Also: adipic, adiposeness …   Wiktionary

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