- lardlike; fatty.
Origin of lardaceous
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Related Wordsoily, greasy, rich, adipose, fat, unctuous, blubbery, lardaceous, lardy, suety, oleaginous
Examples from the Web for lardaceous
Lardaceous (amyloid or waxy) degeneration of the intestinal mucous membrane is met with in chronic catarrh.
That the intestines are comparatively frequently involved in lardaceous disease is shown by dead-house statistics.
Presumably, in a large proportion of these lardaceous disease of the bowel was present.
Finally, the lardaceous material may involve the whole thickness of the gut.
The sloughs and sores have either a black sanguineous appearance or they are lardaceous and intermixed with streaks of dark red.