of, like, or containing animal fat; fatty
Origin of adiposeModern Latin adiposus from Classical Latin adeps (gen. adipis), fat; ultimately from Classical Greek aleipha, fat; akin to lipos: see lipo-
fat in the connective tissue of an animal's body
Of, relating to, or composed of animal fat; fatty.
The fat found in adipose tissue.
Origin of adiposeNew Latin adipōsus from Latin adeps adip- fat
- ad′i·pose′ness ad′i·pos′i·ty