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Fat Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • excess bodily weight; "she found fatness disgusting in herself as well as in others"
  • a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; adipose tissue also cushions and insulates vital organs; "fatty tissue protected them from the severe cold"
  • a soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides); "pizza has too much fat"
  • make fat or plump; "We will plump out that poor starving child"
  • a chubby body; "the boy had a rounded face and fat cheeks"
  • having much flesh (especially fat); "he hadn''t remembered how fat she was"
  • containing or composed of fat; "fatty food"; "fat tissue"
  • marked by great fruitfulness; "fertile farmland"; "a fat land"; "a productive vineyard"; "rich soil"
  • lucrative; "a juicy contract"; "a nice fat job"
  • having a relatively large diameter; "a fat rope"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides); "pizza has too much fat" ,
  • 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" ,
  • excess bodily weight; "she disliked fatness in herself as well as in others"

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Fat Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Fat is one of the three main types of nutrient. Fats are found in many foods.They are made of macromolecules called lipids. Lipids are based on long-chain fatty acids. Some of these are essential because the body cannot make them.

There are three different types of fats : Unsaturated fats, Saturated fats, and Trans fats.



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* What if nothing exists and we're all in somebody's dream Or what's worse, what if only that fat guy in the third row exists - Woody Allen

* Happy Golf requires goofy pants and a fat ass. You should talk to my neighbor the accountant. Probably a great golfer. Huge ass. - Happy Gilmore

* A lean agreement is better than a fat lawsuit. - German proverb


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