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yellow fat disease

noun

Medical Definition of YELLOW FAT DISEASE

:  a disease especially of swine, cats, and ranch-raised mink that is associated with a deficiency of vitamin E and is marked by inflammation of the fatty tissue, subcutaneous edema, and varied visceral lesions—called also steatitis, yellow fat
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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