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Origin of adipose
OTHER WORDS FROM adiposead·i·pose·ness, ad·i·pos·i·ty [ad-uh-pos-i-tee], /ˌæd əˈpɒs ɪ ti/, ad·i·po·sis [ad-uh-poh-sis], /ˌæd əˈpoʊ sɪs/, nounhy·per·ad·i·pose, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for adipose
In particular, obesity contributes to a state of insulin resistance, in which the tissues of the body such as muscle, adipose and the liver become less responsive to the signal of insulin to take up and utilize glucose.
It’s got some connective tissue, which is sort of a non-woven fabric of protein, and then it’s got the interstitial adipose tissue.
It’s got adipose tissue, it’s got loose connective tissue, it’s got hard connective tissue, it’s got the muscle tissue itself.
They are two broad folds of membranous and adipose substance, forming the portals to the Vulva, or entrance to the Vagina.
Let the luckless one ask of me no more; let him call only upon the succulent; let him recruit among the full ranks of the adipose.
The sedentary habit grew upon him; the vital organs got clogged with adipose tissue.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great - Volume 12|Elbert Hubbard
Laura was a cool-headed woman, shrewd and astute, with heart under perfect control, her feelings well upholstered by adipose.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 13|Elbert Hubbard
Such ethereal food is highly unproductive of adipose tissue, and the poet needs adipose like any other man.