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obesity

[ oh-bee-si-tee ]
/ o蕣藞bi s瑟 ti /
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noun
the condition of being very fat or overweight; corpulence: His obesity puts him at risk for major health problems.

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Medical definitions for obesity

obesity
[ 艒-b膿s沫-t膿 ]

n.
The condition of being obese; increased body weight caused by excessive accumulation of fat.
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Scientific definitions for obesity

obesity
[ 艒-b膿s沫-t膿 ]

The condition of being obese; increased body weight caused by excessive accumulation of fat.
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