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endomorphic

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adjective en·do·mor·phic \ˌen-də-ˈmȯr-fik\

Medical Definition of endomorphic

  1. 1:  of or relating to the component in W. H. Sheldon's classification of body types that measures the degree to which the digestive viscera are massive and the body build rounded and soft

  2. 2:  having a heavy rounded body build often with a marked tendency to become overweight—compare ectomorphic 2, mesomorphic 2b

  3. en·do·mor·phy \ˈen-də-ˌmȯr-fē\play noun, plural en·do·mor·phies




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