adipose

as in fatty
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

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“Adipose.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/adipose. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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