Definition of corpulence
: the state of being corpulent
Examples of corpulence in a Sentence
the doctor warned that the patient's corpulence was unhealthy and not merely unattractive
Recent Examples of corpulence from the Web
Bad, Bold Its corpulence doesn’t prevent it from being easy on the eyes.
Here’s another compelling reason to avoid extreme corpulence: painfully long needles that inject drugs into the butt.
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First Known Use of corpulence
Medical Definition of corpulence
: the state of being excessively fat
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