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obesity

noun

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the condition of having an excess of body fat
  • obesity has been linked to a number of health risks, such as heart disease

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The first known use of obesity was circa 1611

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“Obesity.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/obesity. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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