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NOUN (1)

1. a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs;
- Example: "fatty tissue protected them from the severe cold"
[syn: adipose tissue, fat, fatty tissue]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

fatty tissue n 1: a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs; "fatty tissue protected them from the severe cold" [syn: adipose tissue, fat, fatty tissue]