adiposis dolorosa

noun
adiposis do·​lo·​ro·​sa | \ -ˌdō-lə-ˈrō-sə, -zə How to pronounce adiposis dolorosa (audio) \

Medical Definition of adiposis dolorosa

: a condition of generalized obesity characterized by pain in the abnormal deposits of fat

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