adiposis

noun

ad·​i·​po·​sis ˌad-ə-ˈpō-səs How to pronounce adiposis (audio)
plural adiposes -ˌsēz How to pronounce adiposis (audio)
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: the condition of fatty infiltration or degeneration of single organs (as the heart or liver)

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“Adiposis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/adiposis. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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