panniculus

noun
pan·​nic·​u·​lus | \ pə-ˈnik-yə-ləs How to pronounce panniculus (audio) \
plural panniculi\ -​yə-​ˌlī How to pronounce panniculi (audio) \

Medical Definition of panniculus

: a sheet or layer of tissue especially : panniculus adiposus

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“Panniculus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/panniculus. Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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