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Definition of "adiposity" []

  • Obesity; the state of being fat (noun)
  • The fat in fatty tissue (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "adiposity" in a sentence
  • "But starting at age four to six years, that number of cells begins to increase docs call it adiposity rebound, and the cells accumulated during this period will forever want to be fed."
  • "They found that when the children became overweight having a body mass index, or BMI, at or above the 85th percentile, the amount of fat under their skin and surrounding their major organs, known as adiposity, harmed their health."
  • "OBESITY–Also called adiposity, this is a state of malnutrition in which the accumulation of body fat is so excessive that it negatively impacts a person’s health."