fatty deposits on the hips, thighs, etc., resulting in a lumpy or dimpled appearance of the skin: a nonmedical term
Origin of celluliteFr, literally , cellulitis, but given new commercial meaning by N. Ronsard, French salon owner in New York, and first used in this sense in English in late 1960s
A fatty deposit causing a dimpled or uneven appearance, as around the thighs and buttocks.
Origin of celluliteFrench : cellule, cellule; see cellule + -ite, disease (from New Latin -&imacron;tis, -itis).
From French cellulite.