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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, nounhy·per·ad·i·pose, adjectivehy·per·ad·i·pos·i·ty, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for adipose
The graylings are closely allied to the trout family, having an adipose second dorsal fin.Favorite Fish and Fishing|James Alexander Henshall
This marked absence of adipose tissue makes the skinning of the animal a difficult task.Special Report on Diseases of the Horse|United States Department of Agriculture
Evidence of this soon appears in the circumstance that the deposit of adipose tissue is no longer confined to the proper places.Tobacco and Alcohol|John Fiske
He smoked incessantly like a martyr, to reduce his flesh, but no adipose matter ever vanished in that cloud of sacrifice!Round the Block|John Bell Bouton
It goes without saying, however, that the amount of adipose thus deposited is meager.