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corpulence

noun

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the condition of having an excess of body fat
  • the doctor warned that the patient's corpulence was unhealthy and not merely unattractive

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The first known use of corpulence was in 1547

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“Corpulence.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/corpulence. Accessed 14 May. 2021.

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