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synonyms for adipose

  • adipocerous
  • greasy
  • oily
  • oleaginous
  • unctuous
See also synonyms for: adiposity
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After a few months, she developed paradoxical adipose hyperplasia, or PAH — which causes firm tissue masses in the area that’s been treated.
LINDA EVANGELISTA SAYS COOLSCULPTING ‘DISFIGURED’ HER. HERE’S WHAT EXPERTS SAY ABOUT THE PROCEDURE.ANGELA HAUPTSEPTEMBER 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
A 2008 report in Neurology showed that folks with the highest levels of midsection adipose were nearly three times as likely to develop dementia as those with the lowest.
STRESS CAN LITERALLY KILL YOU. HERE’S HOW.RACHEL FELTMANJUNE 30, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
In particular, obesity contributes to a state of insulin resistance, in which the tissues of the body such as muscle, adipose and the liver become less responsive to the signal of insulin to take up and utilize glucose.
CAN WE FIX THE BODY’S DYSMETABOLIC STATE?CHARU KASTURIFEBRUARY 24, 2021OZY
It’s got adipose tissue, it’s got loose connective tissue, it’s got hard connective tissue, it’s got the muscle tissue itself.
WOULD YOU LIKE “MILK” WITH THAT IMPOSSIBLE BURGER?JAMES TEMPLEOCTOBER 20, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
It’s got some connective tissue, which is sort of a non-woven fabric of protein, and then it’s got the interstitial adipose tissue.
WOULD YOU LIKE “MILK” WITH THAT IMPOSSIBLE BURGER?JAMES TEMPLEOCTOBER 20, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
They are two broad folds of membranous and adipose substance, forming the portals to the Vulva, or entrance to the Vagina.
THE MATRON'S MANUAL OF MIDWIFERY, AND THE DISEASES OF WOMEN DURING PREGNANCY AND IN CHILDBEDFREDERICK HOLLICK
Let the luckless one ask of me no more; let him call only upon the succulent; let him recruit among the full ranks of the adipose.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 14, NO. 85, NOVEMBER, 1864VARIOUS
The sedentary habit grew upon him; the vital organs got clogged with adipose tissue.
LITTLE JOURNEYS TO THE HOMES OF THE GREAT - VOLUME 12ELBERT HUBBARD
Laura was a cool-headed woman, shrewd and astute, with heart under perfect control, her feelings well upholstered by adipose.
LITTLE JOURNEYS TO THE HOMES OF THE GREAT, VOL. 13ELBERT HUBBARD
Such ethereal food is highly unproductive of adipose tissue, and the poet needs adipose like any other man.
PUNCHINELLO, VOL. 1, NO. 25, SEPTEMBER 17, 1870VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
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WORDS RELATED TO ADIPOSE

  • adipose
  • fatlike
  • fatty
  • greasy
  • oleaginous
  • suety
  • unctuous
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.