Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to the buttocks and the thigh.

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  • ( "gluteofemoral") fat, to find out why it is better than fat stored around the middle.

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  • In addition, leptin and adiponectin levels tend to be positively associated with gluteofemoral fat while the level of inflammatory cytokines is negatively associated.

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  • This protective effect may be in part due to the fact that gluteofemoral fat can absorb and store excess fatty-acids, thereby removing them from the circulation.

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  • Does loss of gluteofemoral fat through diet and exercise deteriorate metabolic health

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  • YOHIMBE was the final component integrated into the stack because of its ability to activate the powerful liposucking alpha-receptors, strategically located in the gluteofemoral (butt and thighs) region of the body.

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  • Typically, the "spare tire" of fat around the tummy can accumulate more easily than hind-quarters (gluteofemoral) fat, but as dieters know, it can also be metabolized away more quickly than fat around the bottom.

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  • "It is the protective role of lower body, that is, gluteofemoral fat that is striking," wrote a team of British researchers in the Jan. 12 online edition of the

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  • The report stated that body fat distribution is a major determinant of metabolic health and gluteofemoral (fat) exerts specific functional properties that are associated with an improved cardiovascular risk profile.

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  • The team behind the review called for more research to test the effect of increasing the amount of the fat, called gluteofemoral fat, on health.

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  • With the baby diverting precious gluteofemoral fat, adolescent mothers may inadvertently arrest their own physical and mental development.

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