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adipose

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of adipose

  1. containing animal fat especially in unusual amounts seals have a thick layer of adipose tissue, which acts as insulation against the cold and contributes to buoyancy as well Synonyms fattyRelated Words blubbery; greasy, oily; lardy, richNear Antonyms fibrous, gristly, stringy, tough; nonfatAntonyms defatted, lean


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