fat pad

noun
\ -ˌpad How to pronounce fat pad (audio) \

Medical Definition of fat pad

: a flattened mass of fatty tissue

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“Fat pad.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/fat%20pad. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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