corpulence

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noun cor·pu·lence \ ˈkȯr-pyə-lən(t)s \

Definition of corpulence

:the state of being corpulent

Examples of corpulence in a Sentence

  1. the doctor warned that the patient's corpulence was unhealthy and not merely unattractive

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First Known Use of corpulence

1547


Medical Dictionary

corpulence

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noun cor·pu·lence \ ˈkȯr-pyə-lən(t)s \

medical Definition of corpulence

:the state of being excessively fat


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