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embonpoint

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the condition of having an excess of body fat
  • clothes for women who may be inclined to embonpoint but who still want to look stylish

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“Embonpoint.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/embonpoint. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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