adipocyte

[ ad-uh-poh-sahyt ]
/ ˈæd ə poʊˌsaɪt /

noun

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Origin of adipocyte

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British Dictionary definitions for adipocyte

adipocyte
/ (ˈædɪpəʊˌsaɪt) /

noun

a fat cell that accumulates and stores fats
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Medical definitions for adipocyte

adipocyte
[ ădə-pō-sīt′ ]

n.

fat cell
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