adipo-


a combining form with the meaning “fat, fatty tissue,” used in the formation of compound words: adipocere.
Also especially before a vowel, adip-.

Origin of adipo-

< Latin adip- (see adipose) + -o-
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Medicine definitions for adipo-

adipo-


pref.

Fat:adipocyte.
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