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Definition of the noun adiposis

What does adiposis mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: adiposes

  1. the property of excessive fatness

Alternative definition of the noun adiposis


  1. [medical] A condition marked by the accumulation of adipose (fatty) tissue.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of the Neurological Sciences (2014)

Adiposis Dolorosa (Dercum's Disease) Adiposis dolorosa, or Dercum's disease, was characterized by painful, subcutaneous fatty deposits, particularly in obese women, often with associated constitutional, cognitive, and affective symptoms.

Google previewConcise Colour Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

adiposis (liposis ) n. the presence of abnormally large accumulations of fat in the body. The condition ...

Google previewConcise Pocket Medical Dictionary (2015)

by UN Panda

Adenoma, malignant Adiposis, dolorosa sometimes termed insulinoma or Langerhansiana. a. malignant Sometimes used for adenocarcinoma especially when a portion of an adenoma is thought to be histologically malignant or metastatic ...

Google previewBlack's Medical Dictionary (2005)

by Bloomsbury Publishing

Adiposis. Dolorosa. Also known as Dercum's disease. A condition in which painful masses of fat develop under the skin – more common in women than in men. Adiposity. See OBESITY. Adjuvant. Any substance given in concert with another to ...

Google previewDictionary of Medicine (2014)

by P.H. Collin

adiposis. 0 addictive adjective (drug) which is habit-forming or which people can become addicted to; certain narcotic drugs are addictive QUOTE three quarters of patients aged 35-64 on GPs' lists have at least one major risk factor: high ...

Google previewBantam Medical Dictionary, Fifth Edition (2009)

by Laurence Urdang

adiposis (liposis ) n. the presence of abnormally large accumulations of fat in the body. The condition ...

Google previewBenders’ Dictionary of Nutrition and Food Technology (2006)

by D A Bender

adiposis Presence of an abnormally large accumulation of fat in the body, also known as liposis.

Google previewDorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary (2011)

by Dorland

tubero0sa sim0plex a disorder resembling adiposis dolorosa, marked by development in the subcutaneous tissue of fatty masses ...

Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1916)

adiposis (ad-ip-o'sis) [L. ad"eps fat]. or corpulence. 2. Fatty degeneration. a. cerebra'lis, cerebral adiposity. See under adiposity. a. doloro'sa, a disease accompanied by painful localized fatty ...

Google previewThe American illustrated medical dictionary. 1900 (1900)

[1st ed.]

adiposis dolorosa. Devergie's d. See Pityriasis ruber. Dressier 3 d., recurrent hemoglobinuria. Dublni s d., electric chorea. Dubois s d., the development of multiple abscesses in the thymus gland in congenital syphilis. Duchenne's ...

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Scrabble value of A1D2I1P3O1S1I1S1

The value of this 8-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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