from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A type of connective tissue that contains stored cellular fat.
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- n. Connective tissue which stores fat, and which cushions and insulates the body.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. that form of animal tissue which forms or contains fat.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs
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