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adjective as in full of adipose tissue

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This at-home blood test kit gives a full reading of antioxidant, fatty acid, or vitamin panels.

The key family of molecules that lead many to look to fish oil as a brain booster are the omega-3 fatty acids.

We pass laws to protect children from fatty foods and sugary drinks.

Unused sugar turns into fat, leading to fatty liver, diabetes, and obesity.

Wonderful sausage: dense, herb-spangled links that are more lean than fatty, but nevertheless emphatically succulent.

Granular and fatty casts, therefore, always indicate partial or complete disintegration of the renal epithelium.

They present a remarkable appearance; the leaves are fatty and shining, the flowers large and variegated.

A white precipitate was formed and a strong fatty acid odor was developed.

A portion of the precipitate supposed to be a fatty acid was ignited in a porcelain spoon.

The main solution was filtered and the precipitate supposed to be a fatty acid was saved.


On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fatty, such as: greasy, oily, rich, blubbery, fatlike, and lardaceous.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.